Police Seek Suspect in Stabbing of Youth

Weekend Crime Blotter


Members of the Metropolitan Police Department (MPD) First District are investigating an Assault with a Dangerous Weapon that occurred at about 8:50 p.m. Saturday, March 31 at the corner of 14th and K Streets SE.

First District patrol units responded to a report of a fight in front of the address.  Arriving on scene, the officers found a juvenile male suffering from a stab wound to the torso.  The juvenile was transported to an area hospital in stable condition.

If you have any information related to the incident, please contact the First District Detectives Unit at 202-299-2025, or the Command Information Center at 202-727-9099.  Additionally, anonymous information may be submitted to the department’s Text Tip Line by sending a text message to 50411.

Crime Solvers of Washington, DC, currently offers a reward of up to $1,000 to anyone who provides information that leads to the arrest and indictment of the person or persons responsible for a crime committed in the District of Columbia.

In Other News

At 9:50 a.m. Saturday, a woman was arrested on the 200 block of 21st Street NE on charges of Speeding and Reckless Driving.

At 11:10 a.m. Saturday, a man was arrested on the 2000 block of C Street NE on charges of Speeding and Reckless Driving.

At 1:40 p.m. Saturday, a man was arrested on the 1900 block of C Street NE on charges of Speeding and Reckless Driving.

At 9:57 p.m. Saturday, there was a robbery on the 700 block of Delaware Avenue SW.

At 10:45 p.m. Saturday, there was a robbery at a residence on the 600 block of I Street SW.

At 2:10 a.m. Sunday, a man was arrested on the 1100 block of H Street NE on charges of Driving Under the Influence.

At 4:11 a.m. Sunday, there was an assault with a dangerous weapon with the intent to kill on the 2100 block of H Street NE.

Reporting Illegal Activity

Prompt and detailed reporting of suspicious activities helps prevent crime. If a citizen sees suspicious activity, or any activity that seems out of the ordinary, immediately call 911.

When reporting suspicious activity, give an accurate description. Here are some things to include:

  • Brief description of the activity;
  • Date, time and location of the activity;
  • Physical identifiers of anyone you observed;
  • Descriptions of vehicles;
  • Information about where people involved in suspicious activities may have gone;
  • Your name and contact information.

“As we continue to work with our community in the prevention of crime, we ask that if you see something suspicious you contact us immediately,” says First District Commander Morgan C. Kane, MPA.

The Blotter is based on the reports posted on April 1 and April 2, 2018 by the MPD to the 1D Listserv and 5D Listserv.