METROPOLITAN POLICE DEPARTMENT

WASHINGTON News: District Man, Kavon D. Young Pleads Guilty to Federal Gun Possession Charge

Traffic Stop Leads to Discovery of Semi-Automatic Firearm and Ammunition WASHINGTON – Kavon D. Young, 28, of Washington, D.C., pled guilty today to a federal firearms charge following his arrest in a traffic stop, announced U.S. Attorney Jessie K. Liu and Peter Newsham, Chief of the Metropolitan Police Department (MPD). Young pled guilty in the … Continue reading WASHINGTON News: District Man, Kavon D. Young Pleads Guilty to Federal Gun Possession Charge

WASHINGTON News: Two Men Sentenced to Prison Terms on Federal Charges for Attack on ATM Employee

Victim Was Pistol-Whipped and Robbed in Broad Daylight WASHINGTON – Richard Reid, 43, of Washington, D.C., and Dwonne Washington, 43, of Silver Spring, Md., were sentenced today to prison terms for robbing and beating a man who was servicing ATM machines in Northwest Washington, announced U.S. Attorney Jessie K. Liu, Matthew J. DeSarno, Special Agent … Continue reading WASHINGTON News: Two Men Sentenced to Prison Terms on Federal Charges for Attack on ATM Employee

WASHINGTON News: District Man, Leopold Badu Sentenced to Six Years in Prison for Series of Thefts at Gyms and Movie Theater

Defendant Stole Credit Cards, Rang Up Thousands of Dollars in Purchases WASHINGTON – Leopold Badu, 43, of Washington, D.C., has been sentenced to six years in prison for incidents in which he stole credit cards and other items from lockers and bags at three gyms and a movie theater, U.S. Attorney Jessie K. Liu announced … Continue reading WASHINGTON News: District Man, Leopold Badu Sentenced to Six Years in Prison for Series of Thefts at Gyms and Movie Theater

WASHINGTON News: District Man, Cortez Williams Sentenced to Nine Years in Prison for Shooting Into a Home in Northeast Washington

Victims Were Standing in the Window of Their Home When Defendant Opened Fire WASHINGTON – Cortez Williams, 29, of Washington, D.C., was sentenced today to a nine-year prison term for shooting into a window of a home in Northeast Washington, U.S. Attorney Jessie K. Liu announced. Williams was found guilty by a jury in June … Continue reading WASHINGTON News: District Man, Cortez Williams Sentenced to Nine Years in Prison for Shooting Into a Home in Northeast Washington

WASHINGTON News: Maryland Man, Nicholas Bukoski Pleads Guilty to Federal Charge for Making Threats Timed to Anti-Violence Demonstration

Two Threats Were Directed at United States Senators WASHINGTON – Nicholas Bukoski, 19, of Crofton, Md., pled guilty today to a federal charge stemming from a series of threats that he made coinciding with a demonstration against gun violence that took place in March 2018 in Washington, D.C. The announcement was made by U.S. Attorney … Continue reading WASHINGTON News: Maryland Man, Nicholas Bukoski Pleads Guilty to Federal Charge for Making Threats Timed to Anti-Violence Demonstration

WASHINGTON News: Maryland Man, Primous Williams Sentenced to Four Years in Prison For Trafficking a Minor for Commercial Sex and for Pandering an Adult for Commercial Sex

Defendant Also Ordered to Pay $10,000 in Restitution WASHINGTON – Primous Williams, Jr., 32, of Beltsville, Md., has been sentenced to four years in prison for trafficking a 16-year-old girl and for pandering an adult woman for commercial sex acts at a house in Southeast Washington, U.S. Attorney Jessie K. Liu announced today. Williams pled … Continue reading WASHINGTON News: Maryland Man, Primous Williams Sentenced to Four Years in Prison For Trafficking a Minor for Commercial Sex and for Pandering an Adult for Commercial Sex

WASHINGTON News: District Man, Leroy Jones Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison Following Discovery of Guns and Drugs in His Apartment

U.S. Marshals Service Came to Apartment to Evict Defendant WASHINGTON – Leroy Jones, 32, of Washington, D.C., was sentenced today to 10 years in prison after earlier pleading guilty to one count of possessing firearms, including a short-barreled rifle, in furtherance of a drug trafficking offense, announced U.S. Attorney Jessie K. Liu, Michael Hughes, U.S. … Continue reading WASHINGTON News: District Man, Leroy Jones Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison Following Discovery of Guns and Drugs in His Apartment

WASHINGTON News: District Man, Elliott A. Starks Sentenced to 15-Year Prison Term for Killing Woman Near Southeast Washington Bike Path

Defendant Also Faces Revocation of His Parole for 1999 Murder WASHINGTON– Elliott A. Starks, 35, of Washington, D.C., was sentenced today to a 15-year prison term for killing a woman in December 2016 along a bicycle trail in Southeast Washington, announced U.S. Attorney Jessie K. Liu and Peter Newsham, Chief of the Metropolitan Police Department … Continue reading WASHINGTON News: District Man, Elliott A. Starks Sentenced to 15-Year Prison Term for Killing Woman Near Southeast Washington Bike Path