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Arrest Made in an Assault with a Dangerous Weapon (Knife) Offense: 1100 Block of New York Avenue, Northwest

Wednesday, August 26, 2020

Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department's Second District announce an arrest has been made in reference to an Assault with a Dangerous Weapon (Knife) offense that occurred on Sunday, August 23, 2020, in the 1100 block of New York Avenue, Northwest.


At approximately 1:55 pm, the suspect entered an establishment at the listed location. The suspect brandished a knife and threatened the victim. The suspect was apprehended by responding officers. No injuries were reported.


On Sunday, August 23, 2020, 41 year-old Hashim Khalphony Bright, of Southeast, DC, was arrested and charged with Assault with a Dangerous Weapon (Knife).