MPD: Weapon recovery and arrest — 1st & N St NW

gun recovery

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Sent: Saturday, August 26, 2017 1:35 PM
Subject: [MPD-5D] Weapon recovery and arrest

A Fifth District officer heard gun fire emanating 1st and N Street NW.  The officer responded and observed two black male subject fleeing.  He then observed one of the subject throw a weapon on First Street NW.  The second subject Black Male 18-21 years of age, facial hair fled West on N Street NW.  The officer stopped the subject who threw the weapon an arrest the Juvenile Subject.  Additional Fifth District Units arrived and they located a crime scene and a second weapon (firearm).  The Fifth District units performed excellently.  I applaud their outstanding effort in  removing two firearms from our community and a dangerous law violator. Their professionalism is commended.  

Anyone who has information regarding this case should call police at 202-727-9099.  Additionally, information may be submitted to the TEXT TIP LINE by text messaging 50411




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