Borderstan Brief

by Tim Regan July 11, 2016 at 9:00 am 0

Zoo fish BRIEF

Man Allegedly Pours Sugar in MPD Cruiser’s Gas Tank — A man was caught on video in Mount Pleasant Saturday pouring sugar into the gas tank of a police car, according to authorities. The man also allegedly tried to light the police vehicle on fire before an employee of a local hardware store called 911. [WUSA9; Washington Post]

Black Lives Matter Protesters March on U Street, Across D.C. — District residents took to the streets and marched against police brutality and racism in the wake of recent police-involved shooting deaths of 37-year-old Alton Sterling in Louisiana and 32-year-old Philando Castile in Minnesota. [WUSA9; Twitter]

New Bar Crawl Regulations Would Include Vomit Cleanup — Businesses that participate in local bar crawls would be responsible for the cleanup of human waste such as vomit under new rules from D.C.’s Alcoholic Beverage Regulation Administration. [Barred in D.C.]

DCHFA Funds Affordable Housing Near U Street — The District of Columbia Housing Finance Agency (DCHFA) issued $27 million in tax exempt bonds to fund a portion of the acquisition of Portner Place and the construction of Portner Flats at 1440-1450 V St. NW.

Man Shot and Killed in Bloomingdale — Someone shot and killed a man about two blocks away from Howard University early Sunday morning. [Washington Post]


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