Two Arrested for Drug Possession Wednesday

Crime Blotter: April 10


At 3 p.m. Wednesday, two men were arrested on the 400 block of Eighth Street SE on charges of Possession of a Controlled Substance.

At 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, a man was arrested on the 800 block of Bladensburg Road NE on charges of Simple Assault.

At 5:46 p.m. Wednesday, a man was arrested on D Street SW on charges of [Simple] Assault on a Police Officer.

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 12th, 2019 by the MPD to the 1D Listserv and 5D Listserv.