The government and defense lawyers gave opening statements on Tuesday, for the trial of Clifton Johnson charged with the alleged murder of Dwayne Grandson. In his opening address to the jury, United States Attorney Richard Barker, said the case is about a man who” fired eight shots” at Dwayne Grandson. Barker described to the jury […]
The events that led to the death of Dwayne Johnson were described to the jury Wednesday by key witnesses presented by the government. Dominique Massenburg, the man who gave Clifton a ride to the restaurant the night he allegedly murdered Dwayne Grandson, testified in court Monday. When asked to describe to the jury what he saw […]
The medical examiner who performed the autopsy of Dwayne Grandson, confirmed to the jury Wednesday that Grandson died of gunshot wounds. During his testimony, Assistant Medical Examiner Dr. Zabuli Ali told the jury he was able to determine Grandson was shot in the torso. Ali found three entrance and exit wounds of gunshots in Grandson’s […]
Malcolm Cunningham picked up a knife and threatened to kill 79-year-old David Norwood weeks before he alleged stabbed Norwood to death over the weekend, according to charging documents. According to police, Sunday afternoon officers responded to 619 block of C St., NE and found Norwood lying on the dining room floor with apparent stab wounds […]
The man charged with the murder of 47-year-old Pamela Butler was her boyfriend and had an extensive history of violence, according to charging documents. Reports compiled in the documents noted Jose Rodriguez- Cruz, a former soldier, was recommended to be discharged from the military in 1988 because of multiple violations in a short period of […]
Malcolm Cunningham was charged with the murder of David Norwood.
Darryl Knight was killed April 17, 2017.
The court moved forward Monday with a jury selection as they prepared to head to trial for Clifton Johnson, in his connection with 24-year-old Dwayne Grandson’s murder. The judge told potential jurors that they “took an oath” and it is hers as well as the lawyers’ jobs to make sure they (jurors) are as unbiased as […]
Monday, a day after police say he stabbed a 79-year-old man to death, police arrested 21-year-old Malcolm Amir Cunningham. David Norwood was found on Capitol Hill Sunday afternoon. Police arrived to the scene, 600 block of C St. NE, and found Norwood unresponsive, unconscious and suffering from apparent stab wounds. He was pronounced dead on […]
Police are investigating a fatal Anacostia shooting that took the life of 37-year-old Darryl Knight. According to police, officers responded to the 2200 block of Mount View Pl., SE Monday evening and found Knight unconscious and suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. Knight was pronounced dead on the scene. Police have not released any suspect information […]