Sorry, you need to enable JavaScript to visit this website.


Metropolitan Police Department

DC Agency Top Menu

-A +A
Bookmark and Share

Arrest Made in an Assault with a Dangerous Weapon (Knife) Offense: 4500 Block of East Capitol Street, Northeast

Wednesday, January 25, 2023


Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department's Sixth District announce an arrest has been made in reference to an Assault with a Dangerous Weapon (Knife) offense that occurred on Friday, December 16, 2022, in the 4500 block of East Capitol Street, Northeast.


At approximately 2:18 pm, the suspect and victim were engaged in an argument at the listed location. The suspect brandished a knife and stabbed the victim. The suspect then fled the scene.  The victim was transported to a local hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries.


On Wednesday, January 25, 2023, 33-year-old Makeva Liggins, of Southeast, DC, was arrested and charged with Assault with a Dangerous Weapon (Knife).