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Arrest Made in Aggravated Assault in the 2000 block of S Street NW

Friday, November 1, 2013

Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Homicide Branch announced an arrest has been made in an aggravated assault which occurred in the 2000 block of S Street NW.

On Sunday, October 27, 2013, at approximately 4:15 am, members of the Second District received a call for the report of an assault in the 2000 block of S Street, Northwest.  Upon their arrival, Second District members located an adult male lying unconscious on the sidewalk.  Personnel from DC Fire and Emergency Medical Services transported him to a local hospital where he was admitted and remains hospitalized.

The investigation has revealed that the male complainant was assaulted in the 2000 block of S Street, Northwest, by one of two males.  Two individuals moved the complainant from the middle of the 2000 block of S Street to the sidewalk where he was located by police.

On Friday, November 1, 2013, 38-year-old James Brown of Southeast, DC, was charged with Aggravated Assault, pursuant to a District of Columbia Superior Court Arrest Warrant in connection with this offense. He was arrested by members of the Homicide Branch.