Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Sixth District have announced an arrest has been made in connection to an Assault with a Dangerous Weapon (Gun) offense that occurred on Tuesday, October 9, 2018, in the 1500 block of 19th Street, Southeast.
At approximately 5:09 pm, the suspect discharged a handgun towards the victims at the listed location. The suspect was apprehended by responding officers. There were no injuries reported and a handgun was recovered on the scene.
On Tuesday, October 9, 2018, 32-year-old Robert Poteat, of Southeast, DC, was arrested and charged with Assault with a Dangerous Weapon (Gun).