by Borderstan.com March 18, 2013 at 9:04 pm 0

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Crime news from Dupont-Logan-U Street.

A juvenile male with a knife approached a woman as she was entering her car around shortly before 4 pm Monday on the 900 block of T Street NW. He demanded her car, but fled after she called the police. The attempted carjacking occurred near the woman’s house, according to DC Police.

Police units were in the area and arrested the suspect nearby on the 1100 block of French Street NW. The woman was not injured and her car was not taken, according to DC Police.

From DC Police Alerts: “Police Alert – Armed Carjacking, UNIT 3052 CONFIRMED A Carjacking in the 900blk of T St. NW. Case closed with (1) arrest. DO NOT TAKE ACTION CALL 911 W/EVENT #I20130122764, Sent on: 03/18 19:46.”

From the DC Police Twitter feed: “Carjacking in the 900blk of T St. NW. Case closed with (1) arrest. 6972.”

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by Borderstan.com December 15, 2012 at 10:28 am 1,590 0

From Cody Telep. Follow him on Twitter @codywt, email him at cody[AT]borderstan.com.

The DC Police are investigating two incidents that happened early Saturday morning, December 15, within a few hours and a few blocks of one another.

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Crime news from Dupont-Logan-U Street.

Carjacking at 17th and M NW

Just after 3 am, a carjacking occurred at M and 17th Streets NW according to a tweet and a DC Police Alert. Police are searching for a 2008 black Jeep Cherokee with black rims and Maryland license plate tag number 1AB0462. The suspects are described as two black males wearing ski masks, one carrying a handgun.

From DC Police Alerts: “ARMED CARJACKING 0307 HRS_17th & M ST. NW_2D INVESTIGATIN TAKEN 2008 JEEP CHEROKEE (BLK) MD TAG 1AB0462 (BLK) RIMS LOUD EXHAUST 2B/M’s ONE WITH HANDGUN. DO NOT TAKE ACTION CALL 911 W/EVENT #”

15th Street Assault with Gun

Just after 5 am police responded to an assault with a deadly weapon incident in the 1200 block of 15th Street NW according to a tweet. A victim was assaulted with a gun but was not injured. Police announced one arrest in this case. There is no indication the two incidents are related.

Anyone with information in either case is asked to call the Metropolitan Police Department at 202-727-9099.

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by Borderstan.com December 1, 2012 at 3:17 pm 1,554 0

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Crime news from Dupont-Logan-U Street.

From Cody Telep. Follow him on Twitter @codywt, email him at cody[AT]borderstan.com.

December 2 Update: According to Third District Commander Jacob Kishter, the vehicle was recovered Saturday evening in the First District. One arrest was made in the case.

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The Metropolitan Police Department reported an armed carjacking just before 1 am in the 1200 block of U Street NW. According to Third District Commander Jacob Kishter, a valet was carjacked by two masked men in dark clothing.

The car is described as a black four door Mercedes Benz with a partial Purple Heart Maryland tag number of 045 and was last seen driving towards V Street NW.

The suspects are described as two black males, the first about 5’4″ wearing a white jacket, blue jeans, and a white turban around his head, and the second wearing a gray jacket and blue jeans and carrying a handgun.

The DC Police Alert for this incident, sent by email at 1:23 am, incorrectly stated that the carjacking occurred in the 1200 block of U Street NE. There is no 1200 block of U Street NE.

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by Borderstan.com July 1, 2011 at 5:15 pm 1,156 0

Here’s the info from the DC Police Alert, it happened at 10:33 am this morning at 16th and Q NW. That’s a fairly busy intersection and the DC Jewish Community Center is at the southwest corner.

Police Alert-ARMED CARJACKING GUN, Armed Carjacking (GUN)_1033 hrs_16th & Q St NW_LOF  Black MERCEDES S550 w/ MD Tags “CAMAY” S1 B/M, 20 yoa, dark cplx, slim build LSW white shirt and black pants armed w/gun DO NOT TAKE ACTION CALL 911 W/EVENT #I20110335059, Sent on: 07/01 11:05

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