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MPD’s Weekly Firearm Recoveries: March 16, 2020 to March 23, 2020

Wednesday, March 25, 2020

 

MPD’s Weekly Firearm Recoveries:

March 16, 2020 to March 23, 2020

 

(Washington, DC) – Every day, the Metropolitan Police Department works to recover and investigate illegal firearms in Washington D.C. In addition to our patrol officers, the Department has specialized units—such as the Gun Recovery Unit (GRU), Narcotics Enforcement Unit (NEU), and Crime Suppression Teams (CSTs)—who work tirelessly to safely and respectfully secure illegal firearms and get them off of our streets. From Monday, March 16, 2020, through Monday, March 23, 2020, MPD detectives and officers recovered 57 firearms in the District of Columbia.

 

Note: This is not a comprehensive list of all guns recovered in the District of Columbia.

Among the firearms recovered were:

 

 

Tuesday, March 17, 2020

  • A Harrington & Richardson Arms Company .22 caliber revolver was recovered in the 1800 block of Bladensburg Road, Northeast. CCN: 20-047-227
  • A Crosman Arms Company Stinger P3111 9mm caliber BB gun was recovered in the 400 block of Newcomb Street, Southeast. CCN: 20-047-278
  • A Springfield Armory XDS 9mm caliber handgun was recovered in the 1900 block of Tremont Street, Southeast. The following person was arrested: 20-year-old Thomas Cooley, of Northwest, D.C., for Carrying a Pistol without a License, Leaving after Colliding, Possession of an Unregistered Firearm, Possession of Unregistered Ammunition, Unauthorized Use of a Vehicle, and Fugitive from Justice. CCN: 20-047-400
  • A Heckler & Koch VP9 9mm caliber handgun was recovered in the 400 block of Condon Terrace, Southeast. The following people were arrested: 25-year-old Moulayali Halhoul, of Hillcrest Heights, MD, and 24-year-old Lynn Asia, of Alexandria, VA, for Carrying a Pistol without a License, Felon in Possession, Possession of a Large Capacity Ammunition Feeding Device, Possession of Unregistered Ammunition, Possession of an Unregistered Firearm, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Possession of a Controlled Substance while Armed, Carrying a Pistol without a License in a Gun Free Zone, and Possession of a Controlled Substance in a Drug Free Zone. CCN: 20-047-191

 

Wednesday, March 18, 2020

  • A Dumounlin & Company Double Barrel Hammer 12 gauge shotgun and a W. Richards Double Barrel Hammer 12 gauge shotgun (both pictured below) were recovered in the 3100 block of Connecticut Avenue, Northwest. CCN: 20-047-714

  • A Hi-Point C9 9mm caliber handgun, a .40 caliber “Ghost Gun” handgun, a Smith & Wesson M&P 9mm caliber handgun, and a German Sports Guns 522 .22 caliber assault rifle with optic (all pictured below) was recovered in the 3900 block of Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue, Southeast. The following people were arrested: 22-year-old Omarie Montal Wheeler, of Southeast, D.C., 21-year-old Michael Anderson Johnson, of District Heights, MD, and 19-year-old Antonio Talee’ Overton, of Southeast, D.C., for Carrying a Pistol without a License, Possession of an Unregistered Firearm, Possession of Unregistered Ammunition, and Possession of a Large Capacity Ammunition Feeding Device. CCN: 20-047-761

 

 

 

  • A Glock 17 Gen5 9mm caliber handgun was recovered in the 600 block of F Street, Northwest. The following person was arrested: 31-year-old Douglas Allen Price, of Burtonsville, MD, for Carrying a Pistol without a License, Possession of Unregistered Ammunition, and Possession of a Large Capacity Ammunition Feeding Device. CCN: 20-047-546
  • An Arminius HW357 .357 caliber revolver was recovered in the 3400 block of 23rd Street, Southeast. CCN: 20-047-736
  • A Glock 23 .40 caliber handgun and a Smith & Wesson M&P40 .40 caliber handgun were recovered in the 500 block of Edgewood Street, Northeast. The following person was arrested: 19-year-old Elijah Justice Payne, of Northeast, D.C., for Possession of an Unregistered Firearm, Possession of a Large Capacity Ammunition Feeding Device, Possession of Unregistered Ammunition, and Possession with Intent to Distribute Marijuana while Armed. CCN: 20-047-668
  • A Cobra FS380 .380 caliber handgun and a Raven Arms MP25 .25 caliber handgun were recovered in the 2200 block of Hartford Street, Southeast. CCN: 20-047-731
  • A Smith & Wesson Chiefs Special .38 caliber revolver was recovered in the 2800 block of Chancellors Way, Northeast. CCN: 20-047-801
  • A Smith & Wesson M&P M2.0 9mm caliber handgun was recovered in the 600 block of P Street, Northwest. The following person was arrested: 18-year-old Andre Hicks, of Southeast, D.C., for Carrying a Pistol without a License, Possession of Unregistered Ammunition, and Possession of a Large Capacity Ammunition Feeding Device. CCN: 20-047-851
  • A Glock 17 Gen5 9mm caliber handgun was recovered in the 4300 block of 3rd Street, Southeast. The following person was arrested: 31-year-old Timothy Eugene Taylor, of Southeast, D.C., for Carrying a Pistol without a License, Possession of Unregistered Ammunition, Possession of an Unregistered Firearm, Felon in Possession, Receiving Stolen Property, and Possession of a Large Capacity Ammunition Feeding Device. CCN: 20-047-941
  • A Vanguard GP .22 caliber revolver was recovered in the 4700 block of 5th Street, Northwest. The following person was arrested: 60-year-old James Preter Coleman, of Northwest, D.C., for Assault with a Dangerous Weapon, Assault on a Police Officer, and Carrying a Licensed Pistol in a Prohibited Manner. CCN: 20-047-958
  • A .40 caliber “Ghost Gun” handgun was recovered in the 3900 block of Minnesota Avenue, Northeast. CCN: 20-047-829
  • A .223 caliber assault rifle, a Taurus PT 24-7 Pro .45 caliber handgun, and a Glock 29 .10mm caliber handgun were recovered in the 5300 block of Clay Terrace, Northeast. CCN: 20-047-789
  • A Powerline 15XT 4.5mm caliber BB gun was recovered in the 100 block of Forrester Street, Southwest. CCN: 20-047-813

 

Thursday, March 19, 2020

  • A 9mm caliber “Ghost Gun” handgun (pictured below) was recovered in the 3600 block of Jay Street, Northeast. The following person was arrested: 19-year-old Dandre Martin, of Northeast, D.C., for Carrying a Pistol without a License, Possession of an Unregistered Firearm, and Possession of Unregistered Ammunition. CCN: 20-048-177

  • A Taurus G3 9mm caliber handgun with laser sight (pictured below) was recovered in the 3500 block of 18th Street, Southeast. The following person was arrested: 25-year-old Darnell William Kornegay, of Temple, Hills, MD, for Carrying a Pistol without a License, Possession of an Unregistered Firearm, Possession of Unregistered Ammunition, Possession with Intent to Distribute a Controlled Substance, Possession with Intent to Distribute Marijuana, and Possession of a Large Capacity Ammunition Feeding Device. CCN: 20-048-224

  • A Francisco Tanfoglio Witness 1911 .177 caliber BB gun was recovered in the 300 block of 62nd Street, Northeast. The following person was arrested: 18-year-old Curtis Lamont Williams, Jr., of District Heights, MD, for Possession of a BB gun. CCN: 20-048-169
  • A Smith & Wesson 38 Special .38 caliber revolver was recovered in the 3400 block of 23rd Street, Southeast. The following person was arrested: 64-year-old Welbon Carthron, Jr., of Memphis, TN, for Possession of an Unregistered Firearm and Possession of Unregistered Ammunition. CCN: 20-048-131
  • A Glock 17 9mm caliber handgun was recovered in the 200 block of Rhode Island Avenue, Northwest. CCN: 20-048-417

 

Friday, March 20, 2020

  • A .40 caliber “Ghost Gun” handgun (pictured below) was recovered in the 5000 block of D Street, Southeast. The following person was arrested: 27-year-old Jaquan Tyre Farmer, of Fort Washington, MD, for Carrying a Pistol without a License, Possession of Unregistered Ammunition, Possession of an Unregistered Firearm, Possession of a Large Capacity Ammunition Feeding Device, and Possession with Intent to Distribute a Controlled Substance. CCN: 20-048-708

  • A Glock 43 9mm caliber handgun (pictured below) was recovered in the 900 block of Pennsylvania Avenue, Northwest. The following person was arrested: 33-year-old Celestina Marie Mediati, of Troy, MI, for Carrying a Pistol without a License, Possession of Unregistered Ammunition, and Possession of an Unregistered Firearm. CCN: 20-048-739