Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Third District have announced an arrest has been made in reference to an Assault with a Dangerous Weapon (Gun) offense that occurred on Thursday, February 7, 2019, in the 1400 block of Park Road, Northwest.
At approximately 7:28 pm, the suspect and the victim were involved in a verbal altercation at the listed location. During the altercation, the suspect brandished a handgun and pointed it at the victim. The suspect then fled the scene. During the investigation, it was discovered that the suspect was a Special Police Officer.
On Thursday, February 7, 2019, 23-year-old Franklin Hernandez, of Silver Spring, MD was arrested and charged with Assault with a Dangerous Weapon (Gun) and Carrying a Pistol Without a License.
-- News release from the Washington Metropolitan Police Dept.