Arrests Made in Multiple Robbery Offenses

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April 27, 2019

Arrests Made in Multiple Robbery Offenses

 

(Washington, DC) – Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Division announced several arrests in recent robbery cases in Washington, DC.

First District:

  • On Wednesday, April 24, 2019, 58-year-old David Brown, of no fixed address, was arrested for a Robbery (Force and Violence) offense that occurred on Wednesday, April 24, 2019, in the 400 block of E Street, Southwest. CCN: 19-069-787
    • At approximately 5:05 am, the suspect approached the victim at the listed location. The suspect assaulted the victim and took the victim’s property. The suspect was apprehended by an officer with the DC Protective Services Division.

Third District:

  • On Friday, April 19, 2019, a 15-year-old juvenile male, of Northwest, DC, a 15-year-old juvenile male, of Southeast, DC, a 16-year-old juvenile male, of Northeast, DC, and 18-year-old Brandon Lewis of Northwest, DC, were arrested for a Robbery (Snatch) offense that occurred on Friday, April 19, 2019, in the 700 block of M Street, Northwest. CCN: 19-066-264
    • At approximately 12:01 am, four suspects approached the victim at the listed location. One of the suspects snatched the victim’s purse and then all of the suspects fled the scene. The suspects were apprehended by responding officers.
  • On Thursday, April 25, 2019, a 17 year-old juvenile male, of Capitol Heights, MD, was arrested for a Robbery (Force and Violence) offense that occurred on Thursday, April 25, 2019, in the 1900 block of 14th Street, Northwest. CCN: 19-070-715
    • At approximately 8:56 pm, the suspect approached the victim at the listed location. The suspect assaulted the victim and took the victim’s property. The suspect then fled the scene. The suspect was apprehended by responding officers.

Fourth District:

  • On Tuesday, April 23, 2019, two 15-year-old juvenile males, both of Northeast, DC, were arrested for a Robbery (Force and Violence) offense that occurred on Tuesday, April 23, 2019, in the 500 block of Nicholson Street, Northeast. CCN: 19-069-145
    • At approximately 6:20 pm, two suspects approached the victim at the listed location. The suspects assaulted the victim and took his bicycle. The suspects then fled the scene. The suspects were apprehended by responding officers.
  • On Friday, April 26, 2019, a 14 year-old juvenile male, of Northwest, DC, and a 15 year-old juvenile male, of Southeast, DC, were arrested for an Armed Robbery (Knife) offense that occurred on Thursday, April 25, 2019, in the 4200 block of 14th Street, Northwest. CCN: 19-070-794
    • At approximately 11:04 pm, two suspects approached the victim at the listed location. One suspect brandished a knife and took the victim’s property. The suspects then fled the scene. The suspects were apprehended by responding officers.

Fifth District

  • On Tuesday, April 23, 2019, 37 year-old Aumia Williams, of no fixed address, was arrested for a Robbery (Snatch) offense that occurred on Tuesday, April 23, 2019, in the 600 block of Rhode Island Avenue, Northeast. CCN: 19-068-723
    • At approximately 7:15 am, the suspect approached the victim at the listed location. The suspect snatched the victim’s property then fled the scene. The suspect was apprehended by responding officers.

Sixth District

  • On Wednesday, April 24, 2019, a 13 year-old juvenile male and a 15 year-old juvenile male, both of Northeast, DC, and a 14 year-old juvenile male, of Southeast, DC, were arrested for a Robbery (Fear) offense that occurred on Wednesday, April 24, 2019, in the 3600 block of Hayes Street, Northeast. CCN: 19-069-594
    • At approximately 11:45 am, two victims were approached by three suspects at the listed location. One suspect threatened to brandish a weapon and demanded the victims’ property. The victims complied and the suspects fled the scene.

Seventh District:

  • On Tuesday, April 23, 2019, a 14 year-old juvenile male, of Southeast, DC, was arrested for an Assault with Intent to Commit a Robbery offense that occurred on Saturday, January 27, 2019, in the 500 block of Parkland Place, Southeast. CCN: 19-015-632
    • At approximately 4:56 pm, four suspects approached the victim at the listed location. The suspects assaulted the victim and took the victim’s property. The suspects then fled the scene.
  • On Tuesday, April 23, 2019, 18-year-old Michael Johnson, of Southeast, DC, was arrested for a Robbery (Force and Violence) offense that occurred on Tuesday, April 23, 2019, in the 3100 block of Martin Luther King, Jr., Avenue, Southeast. CCN: 19-068-844
    • At approximately 10:08 am, two suspects approached the victim at the listed location. The suspects assaulted the victim and took the victim’s property. The suspects then fled the scene. One of the suspects was apprehended by responding officers. This case remains under investigation.
  • On Wednesday, April 24, 2019, pursuant to a DC Superior Court arrest warrant, 37 year-old Lionnell Joseph Shackleford, of Capitol Heights, MD, was arrested for an Attempt to Commit Robbery while Armed offense that occurred on Tuesday, September 11, 2018, in the 3800 block of 2nd Street, Southeast. CCN: 18-152-734
    • At approximately 7:28 am, two suspects approached the victims at the listed location. The suspects assaulted the victims and attempted to take the victims’ property. The suspects fled the scene without obtaining any property. This case in now closed.

As a reminder, citizens are encouraged to use the Safe Exchange Zones when conducting in-person transactions using online applications such as Craigslist and Offer Up. For more information, please visit: http://mpdc.dc.gov/release/mpd-exchange-zone-locations-reminder

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-- News release from the Washington Metropolitan Police Dept.