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October 14, 2016
Suspect Arrested in Simple Assault:
100 block of Peabody Street, Northwest
(Washington, DC) – The Metropolitan Police Department has made an arrest in reference to an Assault incident which occurred in the 100 block of Peabody Street, Northwest, on Wednesday, October 12, 2016.
At approximately 1:15 pm, patrol officers from the Fourth District and School Resource Officers responded to the area in reference to an assault report. Officers discovered that a juvenile female was grabbed on the shoulder while on the playground at school.
Moments later, police canvassed the area and identified 38-year-old Israel Sanchez, of no fixed address, as the suspect. He’s charged with one count of Simple Assault.