18181FW: Arrest Made in Assault with Intent to Kill: 1000 block of 20th Street, NW
- Feb 6, 2014
Contact: Officer Paul Metcalf (202) 727-4383
February 6, 2014
Arrest Made in Assault with Intent to Kill:
1000 block of 20th Street, NW
(Washington, DC) – Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department have announced that an arrest has been made in the Assault with Intent to Kill that occurred in the 1000 block of 20th Street, NW.
On Sunday, February 2, 2014, at approximately 3:30 am, officers responded for the report of a shooting. Upon arrival, they located an adult male suffering from a gunshot wound and other injuries that were sustained when he was struck by the suspects’ vehicle. DC Fire and Emergency Medical Services personnel transported the victim to a local hospital.
On Wednesday, February 5, 2014, 29-year-old Jonathan Blades of Gaithersburg, Maryland was arrested pursuant to a DC Superior Court arrest warrant charging him with Assault with Intent to Kill in connection with the incident which occurred in the 1000 block of 20th Street, NW.
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