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Man charged with crime spree, including sex assault, targeting seniors – WLS

A northwest Indiana man has been charged with a series of crimes on both sides of the state lines that targeted seniors, and included the sexual assault of an 81-year-old woman in her home.

Working off a composite sketch generated by victims of a series of crimes in south suburban Lansing, investigators found the cases that appeared to be related to similar crimes in Hammond, Indiana, and both departments began working together, according to Lansing police.

The sketch eventually led to the Friday arrest of 34-year-old David T. Washington at his home in the 900 block of 48th Place in Gary, Indiana, police said.

“Washington was taken to the Hammond Police Department, where he gave a voluntary statement about his involvement in the incidents,” a statement from Lansing police said.

A vehicle associated with Washington was found at the home, and when police executed a search warrant, several firearms were found

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Man charged with crime spree, including sex assault, targeting … – WLS

A northwest Indiana man has been charged with a series of crimes on both sides of the state lines that targeted seniors, and included the sexual assault of an 81-year-old woman in her home.

Working off a composite sketch generated by victims of a series of crimes in south suburban Lansing, investigators found the cases that appeared to be related to similar crimes in Hammond, Indiana, and both departments began working together, according to Lansing police.

The sketch eventually led to the Friday arrest of 34-year-old David T. Washington at his home in the 900 block of 48th Place in Gary, Indiana, police said.

“Washington was taken to the Hammond Police Department, where he gave a voluntary statement about his involvement in the incidents,” a statement from Lansing police said.

A vehicle associated with Washington was found at the home, and when police executed a search warrant, several firearms were found

Read more at: http://abc7chicago.com/man-charged-with-crime-spree-including-sex-assault-targeting-seniors/2559704/

Woman accused in hours-long crime spree that included assault …

Updated: May 16, 2017 – 4:19 AM


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BROCKTON, Mass. – Brockton police have arrested a woman they say went on a violent rampage Monday that lasted nearly nine hours.

According to investigators, it started around 8 a.m. when Anisha Johnson allegedly boxed a woman into her driveway and punched the victim in the face as she was leaving for work. Johnson is also accused of chasing the woman while she was running to try and find help.

Johnson vanished before police arrived, but hours later they

Read more at: http://www.fox25boston.com/news/woman-arrested-after-hours-long-crime-spree-that-included-assault-high-speed-chase/523016803

One man St. Patrick’s Day crime spree starts with assault on bus driver

An alleged one-man St. Patrick’s Day crime spree began with an assault on a bus driver in downtown Victoria.

Victoria police said the B.C. Transit bus was on Douglas Street near View Street about 8:30 p.m. when a man got on and attacked the driver. Police arrived quickly but could not locate a suspect.

They were called again about 9:30 p.m. to the area of Government and Courtney streets, where the driver of a security vehicle said someone had jumped into the front of the vehicle and tried to grab the keys. The driver was able to wrestle the keys away from the man and jumped out.

The man fled.

The episode continued about 9:55 p.m. when a man climbed through the driver’s window of a second bus, climbed on top of the driver and tried to take control. But he inadvertently turned the bus off as he made his way through the window,

Read more at: http://www.timescolonist.com/news/local/one-man-st-patrick-s-day-crime-spree-starts-with-assault-on-bus-driver-1.12441632