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Arrest Made in an Assault with a Dangerous Weapon (Gun) Offense: 2300 Block of Pennsylvania Avenue, Southeast

Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Sixth District have announced an arrest has been made in reference to an Assault with a Dangerous Weapon (Gun) offense that occurred on Monday, February 4, 2019, in the 2300 block of Pennsylvania Avenue, Southeast.


At approximately 5:15 pm, the suspect brandished a handgun and began firing at the listed location. The suspect then fled the scene. Five victims sustained non-life threatening injuries and were transported to area hospitals for treatment.


On Wednesday, February 6, 2019, 30-year-old Ronnell Rashicke Offutt, of Southwest, DC, was arrested and charged with Assault with a Dangerous Weapon (Gun).