The Metropolitan Police Department has announced that an arrest has been made in an Assault With Intent to Kill and Arson that occurred in the 3300 block of 6th Street, SE.
On Tuesday, July 1, 2014, at approximately 12:05 pm, DC Fire Department and Emergency Medical personnel responded to a call for the report of a building fire in the 3300 block of 6th Street, SE. Upon arrival, firefighters encountered heavy smoke conditions as a result of the building fire. An adult female victim was able to exit the building without sustaining any injuries.
On Tuesday, July 1, 2014, 28-year-old Steven Johnson of Southeast, Washington, DC was arrested on the scene by members of the Seventh District charging him with Assault With Intent to Kill and Arson in connection with the offense which occurred in the 3300 block of 6th Street, SE.