Robbery turns to homicide after victim dies

Police are now investigating an October assault and robbery as a homicide after the victim died from his injuries. 55 year-old Tsegaye Gebrehiwot of Northwest was found by police suffering from injuries after a robbery on Sunday, October 24, 2017. The attack took place on the 5100 block of 2nd Street, Northwest. Two days later […]

Documents: Jamel Mackabee charging documents

Jamel Mackabee was arrested and charged with first-degree murder while armed for the murder of Taleisha Ford on Jan. 20, 2007 at 1919 9th Street, NW. Jamel Mackabee charging documents (PDF) Jamel Mackabee charging documents (Text)

Documents: George Edwards charging documents

George Edwards was arrested and charged for first-degree murder while armed for the murder of Reginald Perry on Nov. 7, 2015 at 1700 block of 8th Street, NW. George Edwards charging documents (PDF) George Edwards charging documents (Text)

Dwayne Hilton sentenced for 2011 murder

Dwayne Hilton was sentenced to 61 and a half years for the 2011 murder of 18-year-old Mico Briscoe. Briscoe was fatally shot on Nov. 26, 2011, in the 1200 block of Mount Olivet Road, NE. Briscoe along with four others were shot at outside of a Circle 7 convenience store in Trinidad. According to an […]

Duane Johnson sentenced for murder of Tricia McCauley

The man who raped and murdered actress and yoga instructor Tricia McCauley last Christmas was sentenced to 30 years in prison on Friday. Tricia McCauley was driving on her way to a Christmas party last year when Duane Johnson entered her vehicle and sexually assaulted her. According to the prosecution, Johnson used McCauley’s scarf to […]

Police investigating early-morning homicide on Spring Road

The Metropolitan police are investigating the shooting death of 25-year-old Christian Isaac Lopez Ramirez. Lopez was found with multiple gunshot wounds in the early hours of Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017 in the 1000 block of Spring Road, NW. Police found Lopez unconscious and he was transported to hospital where he was pronounced dead.

30 year-old shot dead in Southeast

Marcel Harrison of Southeast DC was found dead late on the evening of Nov. 18, 2017. Police found 30-year-old Harrison unconscious, and suffering from multiple gunshot wounds on 3000 block of 30th Street, SE. He was transported to a hospital where he was pronounced dead. The MPD is investigating.