MPDC - Metropolitan Police Department

05/31/2020 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 05/31/2020 04:06

Arrests Made in an Assault with Intent to Kill Offense: 900 Block of Rhode Island Avenue, Northeast

Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department's Fifth District announce arrests have been made in reference to an Assault with Intent to Kill offense that occurred on Friday, May 29, 2020, in the 900 block of Rhode Island Avenue, Northeast.

At approximately 7:52 pm, the suspects and victim were involved in an altercation at the listed location. During the altercation, the suspects assaulted the victim. Two additional victims arrived on the scene and another physical altercation ensued. A third suspect intentionally struck the victims with their vehicle multiple times and then fled the scene. Three victims were transported to a local hospital for non-life threatening injuries.

On Friday, May 29, 2020, 27 year-old Eric Johnson, of Southeast, DC, and 27 year-old Donishia Keyshawn Sandidge, of District Heights, MD, were arrested and charged with Assault with a Dangerous Weapon. Additionally, 19 year-old Jordan Jacobs, of Northeast, DC, was arrested and charged with Assault with Intent to Kill.