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Does DC need the Death penalty?

According to public records, 19-year-old Zacchaeus Blanding hasalley been arrested in connection with the shooting death of a man whose burned body was found in a trash can on the morning of June 23 in the 1200 block of Holbrook Terrace in the Northeast section of the city. Police Chief Cathy Lanier said the suspect and the victim, 19-year-old Heineken McNeil, were friends.

Blanding is charged with second-degree murder while armed.

Mayor Muriel Bowser said police have stepped up patrols in the Trinidad neighborhood since the killing. She also said that DC has experienced an increase in violent crime this year, but overall, when you look at our numbers, crime is up by only 1 percent, and when someone is killed, it is our clear message that justice must be served.

Justice must be served! Yeah right Ms. Bowser, tell that to the victim’s family. If you really want Justice served, change the law and sentence these killers to the Death Penalty.  What’s your thoughts DC?

Filed under: Commentary

2015: “Moschino Live”, front row in Milan.

m1In just 3 seasons, Moschino’s creative director Jeremy Scott has re-written the house rules and reinvigorated the brand. So much so that as you take your seat you know exactly what to expect when you see the giant ghetto-blaster backdrop: Irreverence with bold Instagramogenic fashion. Check out Scott’s 6 new designs…

Filed under: Around Town

Shots Fired! So here we go again…

Its High Noon on Tuesday, July 7, 2015. Kids and their parents are having fun onchpg the playground at the Columbia Heights Community Center, on Girard street in the Northwest section of the city, when a young man runs through with a gun shooting at others on or near the center. Fortunately no one was hurt; Police are still looking for the gunman. What’s it going to take before something terrible happens again?

Watch an NBC news clip of this disturbing incident, then check our previous post 3 Reasons, and don’t forget to leave your comments.

 

Filed under: Local Crime

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