A look at what's going on in Trinidad, on H Street, and in the larger area north of Capitol Hill.
Tuesday, March 13, 2018
Fox5: Shoplifting Suspect Steals Security Guard's Gun Following Scuffle
Fox5 reports on MPD's search for a man who stole a gun dropped by Special Police Officer (armed security office) at the Hechinger Mall Safeway. It all started when the officer approached the suspect, who was attempting to shoplift some Tide, and a struggle ensued. The officer's gun slipped from its holster and the suspect grabbed it and ran. At one point MPD officers chased the man, but they lost track of him and he escaped with the gun.