Assault victim succumbs to injuries Monday

A 52-year-old man died from his injuries Monday, sustained from an assault over the holiday weekend. Police, responding to a call for an assault in progress, found Thomas Harris with head trauma a little before 5 p.m. on July 5. Harris, of Alexandria, VA, unconscious, but breathing when was taken to the hospital, but died from his injuries […]

Man arrested in Independence Day stabbing of AU grad on metro

The man charged with the fatal stabbing of a 24-year-old aboard a metro train on Independence Day was arrested by police today.  Jasper Spires, 18, of Northwest, was charged with the murder of Kevin Joseph Sutherland, also of Northwest. Sutherland, who was on his way to meet friends for holiday celebrations, died after he was […]

One dead, three others injured in July 4 shooting

Police say one man has died after he and three others were shot on the night of July 4. Police responded to the 2600 block of Douglas Place a little after 11 p.m. and transported all four victims suffering from gunshot wounds to the hospital. According to police one of the males, later identified as 23-year-old Dwayne […]

Police identify body found burning in trash can

Police have identified the body of a man found burning in a trash bin on Northeast D.C. as 19-year-old Heineken McNeil of Southeast. D.C. police say the remains of McNeil were found at around 5:42 a.m. on June 23 on the 1200 block of Holbrook Terrace. Police were initially alerted to the crime when firefighters found the […]

Accused mansion murderer is not violent, dismissed attorney says

  Daron Wint, accused in the brutal murders of four members of the Savopoulos family and their housekeeper, is “not a violent man,” and was “heartbroken” at their death, Wint’s former attorney said following court proceedings Thursday. “I can assure you that he never intended or wanted anybody…them or anyone else to be harmed,” Attorney […]

Arrest made in murder of Darlene Bryant

Police on Tuesday arrested Delonta Jovon Wynn, 34, of Southeast with the murder of a 46-year-old Southeast woman in May. Darlene Marie Bryant was found suffering from “multiple sharp force injuries,” according to police, who responded to the 4300 block of Wheeler Road, SE on the evening of May 13. Bryant was taken to the Office […]

New details emerge in Fogle stabbing

A suspect charged in the stabbing death of Kenneth Fogle, 54, was Fogle’s girlfriend and had smoked synthetic marijuana prior to Fogle’s death, according to news reports. Loretta Hall, told police she and Fogle were in a relationship and had drank and smoked synthetic the morning of the stabbing, according to NBC Washington. Fogle was […]

Darrell Michael Grays dies after being shot

Detectives are investigating after a 33-year-old man died after he was shot Sunday afternoon. According to police, despite efforts at the hospital to revive Darrell Michael Grays, of Northeast, Grays died after he was found suffering from gunshot wounds on the 1600 block of E Street, NE.