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Arrest Made in the Homicide of Theresa Hungerford

Tuesday, July 27, 2010

Metropolitan Police Department Homicide Detectives announced that an arrest has been made in the fatal stabbing of Theresa Hungerford, which occurred on July 19, 2010 in the 1600 block of E Street, NE.<?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" /?>


On Friday, July 23, 2010, at approximately 10:45 am, members of the Homicide Branch arrested 36 year-old Nathaniel Phillips from Northeast, DC, for the stabbing of Theresa Hungerford and charged him with Murder II while Armed. 


On July 19, 2010, at approximately 11:50 pm, Fifth District units were alerted by a subject who advised them that a woman had been assaulted in 1600 block of E Street, NE. Officers responded to the location and found Theresa Hungerford, a 45 year-old female of the 1600 block of E Street, NE, suffering from apparent stab wounds.  DC Fire and Emergency Medical Services personnel responded, determined that Ms. Hungerford showed no signs of life, and she was subsequently pronounced dead.