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Arrest Made in an Assault with a Dangerous Weapon (Gun) Offense: 5500 Block of Eads Street, Northeast

Thursday, January 11, 2018


Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Sixth District announced an arrest has been made in reference to an Assault with a Dangerous Weapon (Gun) offense that occurred in the 5500 Block of Eads Street, Northeast, on Sunday, December 26, 2017.


At approximately 8:27 pm, the victims were walking, at the listed location, when they were approached by two suspects in a vehicle. One of the suspects became verbally aggressive, brandished a handgun, and pointed it at the victims. The suspects then fled the scene.


On Thursday, January 11, 2018, pursuant to a DC Superior Court arrest warrant, 41 year-old Tequila Danette Holmes, of Northeast, DC, was arrested and charged with Assault with a Dangerous Weapon (Gun).


This case remains under investigation.


Anyone who has knowledge of this incident should take no action but call police at (202) 727-9099 or text your tip to the Department's TEXT TIP LINE at 50411. Crime Solvers of Washington, DC currently offers a reward of up to $1,000 to anyone who provides information that leads to the arrest and indictment of the person or persons responsible for a crime committed in the District of Columbia.