CRIME

MPD: Suspect arrested in hammer attack

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(WJLA) - A suspect is in custody after two people were allegedly attacked with a hammer in Southeast Washington Saturday evening.

According to police, the two victims were walking near Minnesota Avenue and F Street SE when they were approached by a Hispanic man who pulled out a hammer and started hitting them. It happened around 5 p.m.

The victims were transported with non life-threatening injuries.

The suspect was arrested a short time later.

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