2200 block of Varnum Street: At about 6 p.m. officers stopped an individual for a field interview. Further investigation revealed that he had an outstanding arrest warrant through the Prince George’s County Sheriff’s Office for failing to appear in court on a charge of CDS distribution. He was arrested on the warrant and delivered to the custody of DOC in Hyattsville.
3500 block of Newton Place: At about 10:20 p.m. officers issued an individual a criminal citation for consuming an alcoholic beverage in a public place.
3400 block of Rhode Island Avenue: At about 8:20 a.m. officers stopped a vehicle for a traffic violation. Further investigation revealed that the driver had an open arrest warrant through the Prince George’s County Sheriff’s Office for failing to appear in court on a charge of driving uninsured. He was arrested on the warrant and delivered to the custody of DOC in Hyattsville.
3200 block of Rhode Island Avenue: At about 12:30 p.m. officers observed an individual; who appeared to be asleep on the ground. When the officers tried to rouse the individual he became irate and began swear at them. While the officers tried to ascertain the man’s identity he grew more hostile towards them and escalated the situation by striking one officer in the leg. The officers were forced to deploy their issued Taser weapon to get the man under control and under arrest. He was charged with assaulting the officer, disorderly conduct and other charges and delivered to the custody of DOC in Hyattsville.
3200 block of Chillum Road: At about 11:55 p.m. officers returned for a second complaint of loud noise coming from the apartment. The resident had been advised of the City’s noise ordinance at about 10 p.m. and told that she would be cited if they had to return. The music from the apartment was again in violation and she was cited for the offense. The music was turned off and the officers did not have to return a third time.