Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Sixth District announced an arrest has been made in reference to an Assault with a Dangerous Weapon offense that occurred on Tuesday, July 14, 2020, in the 4200 block of Lane Place, Northeast.
At approximately 2:40 am, the victim was walking at the listed location. The suspect, who was inside of a vehicle, brandished a firearm and fired shots in the direction of the victim. The suspect then fled the scene. There were no injuries reported. The detectives’ investigation revealed this offense was a result of a dispute amongst known parties.
On Tuesday, July 14, 2020, 67 year-old Otis Melvin Bridges, of Northeast, DC, was arrested and charged with Assault with a Dangerous Weapon.