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Suspect Arrested in Homicide on Blaine Street, NE

Friday, December 2, 2005

At approximately 11:45 pm, on Thursday, December 1, 2005, Metropolitan Police were called to the 4600 block of Blaine Street, NE, for the report of a shooting.  Upon arrival, officers located an adult male suffering from apparent multiple gunshot wounds to the body. The victim, who has been identified as 55-year-old Gregory Foster, of the 4600 block of Blaine Street, NE, was transported to the Washington Hospital Center's MedSTAR unit and pronounced dead.

This case was closed on the evening of December 2, 2005, with the apprehension of 42-year-old Robert Lee Robinson, of the 4200 block of Brooks Street, NE, who was arrested at his home. He has been charged with First Degree Murder while Armed. He is scheduled to be arraigned in DC Superior Court.