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Possible Hate Crime Under Investigation By Virginia State Police

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ARLINGTON, VA — Arlington County Police are asking the public’s help in identifying a man who they say assaulted an employee at a Crystal City restaurant on Tuesday, according to a police release. Virginia State Police are also investigating the incident as a possible hate crime.

Officers responded around 5:45 p.m., for the report of an assault in the 500 block of 23rd Street S. A preliminary investigation revealed that the suspect had left the restaurant without paying his tab. Two employees followed the man outside and asked that he return to the restaurant to settle the bill, but the the man continued walking away. When one of the employees started recording the man on a cellphone, the man shoved the other employee to the ground and the fled in the direction of Richmond Highway. The employee who was assaulted did not require medical treatment.

During their investigation, detectives from ACPD’s Homicide/Robbery Unit learned that the suspect had used racial slurs against the employees, an Asian man and woman. ACPD notified the Virginia State Police, who are investigating the incident as a possible hate crime.

Police described the suspect as a white man, in his late 20s to early 30s. He had dark brown hair, a light brown beard, stood approximately 5-foot-9 to 5-foot-11 tall, and weighed between 150-160 pounds. At the time of the incident, he was wearing square rimmed glasses, headphones, a black T-shirt, gray and black sweatpants, and black sneakers.

Police ask anyone who can identify the suspect or has information about this case to contact the Homicide/Robbery Unit at 703-228-4180 or ACPDTipline@arlingtonva.us. Anonymous information may be submitted via the Arlington County Crime Solvers hotline at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477).

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*Update-Arrested* Troopers Seek Public’s Assistance in Locating Wanted Subject – Delaware State Police

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Date Posted: Sunday, June 13th, 2021

Frederick G Roberts Jr

Felton – The Delaware State Police have located and arrested Frederick G. Roberts Jr.

On Saturday June 12, 2021 at approximately 6:55 p.m., Troopers were provided with information that Frederick G. Roberts Jr. was at his residence in Hartly. Troopers responded to the house and located him standing outside. He was taken into custody without incident and transported back to Troop 3 in Camden.

Frederick G. Roberts Jr., 61 of Hartly, was charged with six counts of Criminal Contempt of a Domestic Violence Protective Order, and one count of Stalking (all felonies). He was arraigned at JP7 and committed to Sussex Correctional Institution on $7,000.00 cash bond.

Troopers Seek Public’s Assistance in Locating Wanted Subject

Presented by Public Information Officer, Master Corporal Gary Fournier

Released: 061321 0900

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Shooting in Texas capital leaves 14 wounded; one suspect still at large

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Fourteen people were wounded after two men opened fire at each other in a busy entertainment district in downtown Austin, Texas early on Saturday, police said, adding that one of the suspected shooters remained at large.

Gunfire erupted at about 1:30 a.m. in the Sixth Street area, a popular nightlife destination in the state capital, Austin Police Department Interim Chief Joseph Chacon said in a news conference on Saturday afternoon.

“This does appear to be an isolated incident between two parties,” he said. “Most of the victims were innocent bystanders.”

Police investigate the scene of a mass shooting in the Sixth Street entertainment district area of Austin, Texas, U.S. June 12, 2021. REUTERS/Nuri Vallbona

Police officers who were nearby rushed to the scene where they applied tourniquets and performed CPR on victims, Chacon said.

Two of the injured were in hospital in critical condition and the other 12 were in stable condition. There were no deaths, Chacon said.

The Austin Police Department said on Saturday evening that one suspect had been arrested with the help of the U.S. Marshals Lone Star Fugitive Task Force, and that officers were continuing to follow up on leads to apprehend the remaining suspect.

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Woman stabbed in neck; Vancouver police arrest suspect

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Jun. 12—A man was arrested Friday after he allegedly approached a woman from behind and stabbed her in the neck, according to the Vancouver Police Department.

Hunter Levi, 20, fled Retriever Towing in the 6600 block of East 18th Street around 2 p.m. on Friday after stabbing an employee, according to a police news release. Police, a K-9 and drones from the Vancouver Police Department and the Clark County Sheriff’s Office searched the area for Levi. He discarded layers of clothing and hid in nearby businesses, police say, before they pursued him on foot near Burton Road and East 18th Street. Hunter was arrested and booked into the Clark County Jail, accused of burglary and attempted murder.

When the employee called to report she had been attacked, she said she couldn’t feel anything in her neck, according to police. She was transported to the hospital and is in stable condition, the release states.

During the chase, an officer suffered a minor injury, the news release states.

Police state Levi was seen on video stabbing the woman. The public also gave police video and information.

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