MPD: firearm recovery on the 1400 block of 1st Street NW on 12-31-2018

The Email message has been edited to only include the gun recovery in the neighborhood.


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Sent: Tuesday, January 1, 2019 6:06 AM
Subject: [MPD-5D] 5D Gun Recoveries [4 Attachments]

Good Morning and Happy New Year!

On 12/31/2018, the Fifth District’s Crime Suppression Team conducted proactive patrol within the Fifth District, to help ensure a safe and enjoyable New Year Celebration for all those who live, work, and play in the Fifth District. Their efforts resulted in the arrest of four (4) adults, and the recovery of five (5) illegal firearms. A synopsis of their activity is outlined below:

On 12/31/2018, at approximately 4:22 PM, Officers were patrolling the 1400 block of First Street, NW, on foot, when they discovered a loaded FN 57 firearm. The firearm was found unattended, and this case is currently under investigation.

Photos of the actual firearms recovered are attached.

Great job CST!


Jeffrey E. Kopp
Lieutenant, Fifth District
Patrol Services North
Metropolitan Police Department
1805 Bladensburg Road, NE
Washington, DC 20002
202-698-0150 (Main)
202-698-0270 (Office)
202-384-7494 (Cell)

gun recovery

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