This is a news release from the Washington Metropolitan Police Dept., provided verbatim.
Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Seventh District have announced an arrest has been made in reference to an Assault with a Dangerous Weapon (Knife) offense that occurred on Tuesday, February 12, 2019, in the 2700 block of Martin Luther King, Jr. Avenue, Southeast.
At approximately 12:39 am, the suspect and victim were engaged in a verbal altercation at the listed location. The suspect brandished a knife and stabbed the victim. The suspect then fled the scene.
On Tuesday, February 12, 2019, 47-year-old Tony Turner, of no fixed address, was arrested and charged with Assault with a Dangerous Weapon (Knife).