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Arrest Made in an Assault with a Dangerous Weapon (Knife) Offense: 500 Block of Edgewood Street, Northeast

Thursday, January 11, 2018

Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Fifth District announced an arrest has been made in reference to an Assault with a Dangerous Weapon (Knife) offense that occurred on Tuesday, January 9, 2018, in the 500 block of Edgewood Street, Northeast.

At approximately 6:50 pm, the suspect and victim were engaged in a physical altercation at the listed location. During the altercation, the suspect brandished a knife and swung it at the victim. A second victim intervened, receiving a minor injury. The suspect then fled scene. The victims were transported to a local hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.

On Thursday, January 11, 2018, a 14-year-old juvenile female, of Northeast, DC, was arrested and charged with Assault with a Dangerous Weapon (Knife).