METROPOLITAN POLICE DEPARTMENT

WASHINGTON News: Drug Trafficker, Dontae Robey Sentenced to Eight Years in Prison For Distributing Narcotics in Northwest Washington and Maryland

Guilty Plea Results in Fourth Drug Trafficking Conviction WASHINGTON – Dontae Robey, 36, of Landover, Md., was sentenced today to eight years in prison for trafficking in heroin, crack, and powder cocaine in the Shaw area of Northwest Washington and Maryland, announced U.S. Attorney Jessie K. Liu, Nancy McNamara, Assistant Director in Charge of the … Continue reading WASHINGTON News: Drug Trafficker, Dontae Robey Sentenced to Eight Years in Prison For Distributing Narcotics in Northwest Washington and Maryland

WASHINGTON News: District Man, Ridge Jackson Sentenced to Nine Years in Prison for Two Armed Robberies in Southeast Washington

Victims Were Lured to Location Through Dating App WASHINGTON – Ridge Jackson, 24, of Washington, D.C., was sentenced today to a nine-year prison term for a pair of armed robberies he committed within a 24-hour period last spring in Southeast Washington, U.S. Attorney Jessie K. Liu announced. Jackson pled guilty in July 2018, in the … Continue reading WASHINGTON News: District Man, Ridge Jackson Sentenced to Nine Years in Prison for Two Armed Robberies in Southeast Washington

WASHINGTON News: District Man, Bijon Brown Pleads Guilty to Federal Charges for Escaping From Halfway House and Possession of a Handgun

Defendant Had Been Serving Time After Series of Earlier Crimes WASHINGTON – Bijon Brown, 23, of Washington, D.C., pled guilty today to federal charges stemming from his escape from a halfway house and his subsequent arrest in possession of a loaded semi-automatic pistol, announced U.S. Attorney Jessie K. Liu. Brown pled guilty in the U.S. … Continue reading WASHINGTON News: District Man, Bijon Brown Pleads Guilty to Federal Charges for Escaping From Halfway House and Possession of a Handgun

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