Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Fifth District have announced an arrest has been made in reference to an Assault with a Dangerous Weapon offense that occurred on Thursday, July 18, 2019, in the 1200 block of Brentwood Road, Northeast.
At approximately 10:49 am, the suspect approached the victim at the listed location. The suspect struck the victim with a stick and fled the scene. The victim was transported to an area hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.
On Monday, August 12, 2019, pursuant to a DC Superior Court arrest warrant, 20 year-old Melveon Jones, of Northeast, DC, was arrested and charged with Assault with a Dangerous Weapon.
-- News release from the Washington Metropolitan Police Dept.