Posts Tagged ‘Dupont Circle crime’

Dupont Residents Rally Against Serial Car Bandit

"If you ever have seen broken car glass in your hoods, Mr. Gregory Teal is more than likely the person that committed the crime."
That's what MPD's Second District Commander Michael Reese wrote in an email to Dupont Circle residents this July. Teal had just been arrested for the 43rd time for "theft from auto."
Typically Teal's [...]

Expert Used Pork Loin, Horse Blood to Test Stabbing Scenarios in Robert Wone Case

Forensic expert Douglas Deedrick testified Thursday about the various tests he conducted during the investigation into the mysterious circumstances of D.C. attorney Robert Wone's death in 2006.
Three of Wone's friends, housemates Joe Price, Dylan Ward, and Victor Zaborsky, are accused of conspiring to cover up Wone's killing. The defendants maintain that Wone was killed by an [...]

Defense Contests Former O.J. Simpson Forensic Expert’s Qualifications in Robert Wone Trial

Former FBI forensic expert Douglas Deedrick–perhaps best known for his testimony about clothing and carpet fibers in the 1995 murder trial of O.J. Simpson–took the stand Thursday as a key government witness in the case against three Dupont Circle housemates accused of covering up the 2006 murder of D.C. attorney Robert Wone.
But his testimony stalled out [...]

Suspect Zaborsky’s Alibi: Watching Project Runway During Robert Wone’s Murder

Homicide detective Robert Lewis took the stand Wednesday, as the trial of three Dupont Circle housemates accused of covering up the 2006 murder of D.C. attorney Robert Wone continued with yet more video footage of police interrogations of the suspects.
This time, the video featured defendant Victor Zaborsky, dressed casually in a t-shirt collared shirt and [...]

Wone Investigators Found No Fingerprints on Fence

A second crime scene technician testified Tuesday to finding no latent fingerprints on a fence behind the house on Swann Street NW where attorney Robert Wone was found murdered in 2006.
Three suspects charged with covering up Wone's killing have long maintained that an unknown intruder broke-in and stabbed their friend.
On the witness stand Tuesday, evidence technician Robert [...]

Defense Hounds Cops for Questioning Robert Wone’s Sexuality

Defense attorneys hounded investigators on Tuesday about their apparent obsession with murdered attorney Robert Wone's sexuality.
The subject is a recurring line of questioning during video footage of police interrogations of supects Joe Price and Dylan Ward, who alongside housemate Victor Zaborsky, stand accused of covering up Wone's killing.
While interviewing defendant Price on the night of crime, for instance, Detective Daniel [...]

Our Morning Roundup: In Praise Of Salad Bars

Tommy Blog: D.C. Councilmember Tommy Wells announced on his blog that he will be hosting a forum tomorrow night on AG Peter Nickles' recent push to allow late-night releases at the D.C. Jail. We wrote about the issue as well.
Penn Quarter Living visits the reopened Ford's Theatre: "The theater is beautiful, completely restored from top [...]