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Man Injured in Knife Attack Near U Street

by Tim Regan April 30, 2016 at 12:05 pm 1 Comment

police carSomeone wielding a knife attacked a man near U Street earlier this morning, according to D.C. Police.

Authorities sent out an alert that there had been an “assault with a dangerous weapon” on the 1900 block of 9th St. NW at 3:13 a.m.

According to police, a man was standing on that block when he was “approached by an unknown suspect who began assaulting him” with a knife.

Police did not say how extensive the man’s wounds were, but they added that he was taken to the hospital for a “laceration.”

Authorities haven’t released lookout information for the suspect.

  • JackBeNimble

    This is about the time every year that they start coming after us with knives. It’s pretty scary out there.

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