The Week in Crime: Borderstan Roundup

by Borderstan.com September 22, 2011 at 8:00 am 1,215 0

Recent crimes in the Dupont-Logan-U Street area.

The following are crimes of note from the past week — robberies, assaults, sex crimes, drug crimes, stolen autos and burglaries in the Dupont Circle, Logan Circle and U Street neighborhoods. Crimes are from police reports for Police Service Areas (PSAs) 208 (Dupont-Kalorama), 305 (includes U Street area) and 307 (Logan Circle).


  • Saturday, September 17, 2:15 am, 1400 block of U Street NW (sidewalk).
  • Saturday, September 17, 4:45 pm, 14th and T Streets NW (sidewalk).
  • Saturday, September 17, 4:29 am, 1400 block of 14th Street NW (alley).
  • Sunday, September 18, 7:10 pm, 2000 block of 14th Street NW (street).
  • Tuesday, September 20, 9 pm, 1400 block of N Street NW (sidewalk).

Assault With A Deadly Weapon

  • Saturday, September 17, 3 am, 1600 block of U Street NW (sidewalk).
  • Sunday, September 18, 1:45 am, U Street and Vermont Avenue NW (street).
  • Tuesday, September 20, 5:40 am, 1100 block of Massachusetts Avenue NW (residence).

Felony Threat

  • Monday, September 19, 6:23 pm, 1400 block of U Street NW: “A Felony Threats offense occurred in the 1400 block of U St., N.W. (PSA 208) and was subsequently reported to the MPD. The witness reported that a subject became belligerent after being asked to leave the establishment. He threatened to return and kill two of the employees. The MPD was summoned and responded to the scene. The suspect was detained, subsequently arrested and charged accordingly. This is a closed case.”

Threat To Do Bodily Harm

  • Thursday, September 15, 11 pm, 1800 block of 18th Street NW (food establishment): “The reporting person stated that after serving two customers food, she was presented a menial tip and asked by the customers if the amount was enough. She replied yes, only if her service was bad and if not, then it was not enough of a tip. In response, the two customers became indignant and threatened to do bodily harm to the victim. When a manager was summoned the two suspects fled from the establishment. The suspects are described as: #1-Hispanic/Female, 21-22 YOA, 5’3″-5’5″, 115-120 lbs. with brown eyes, long black hair, a medium complexion and a medium build. She was last seen wearing blue pants, a gray shirt and a black jacket. #2-Black/Female, 18-21 YOA, 5’9″, 150-160 lbs. with brown eyes, short black hair, a dark complexion and a medium build. She was last seen wearing blue pants and a red shirt.”

Sexual Assault

  • Sunday, September 18, 4 pm, 1400 block of P Street NW (convenience store).

Stolen Auto

  • Monday, September 12, to Thursday, September 15, 1900 block of New Hampshire Avenue NW (street).
  • Saturday, September 17, 3:30 am, 1300 block of New Hampshire Avenue NW (street).
  • Saturday, September 17, 10 pm, 1800 block of Vermont Avenue NW (alley).


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