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Arrest Made in an Assault with a Dangerous Weapon and an Armed Robbery (Gun) Offense: 2300 Block of Skyland Place, Southeast

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Seventh District announce an arrest has been made in reference to an Assault with a Dangerous Weapon (Gun) and an Armed Robbery (Gun) offense that occurred on Monday, May 28, 2018, in the 2300 block of Skyland Place, Southeast.

At approximately 2:15 pm, the suspects approached the victim, while he was in his parked vehicle, at the listed location. One of the suspects displayed a firearm and demanded property from the victim. The victim complied. One of the suspects fired a shot, striking the victim. The suspects then fled the scene with the victim’s property. DC Fire and EMS responded to the scene and transported the victim to a local hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.

On Tuesday, June 12, 2018, pursuant to a DC Superior Court arrest warrant, 22-year-old Shaquille Delonte Taylor, and 23-year-old Deon Leroy Cannon, both of Southeast, DC,

were arrested and charged with Armed Robbery (Gun) and Assault with a Dangerous Weapon.