Argument leads to 2 arrests in DC

Argument leads driver to hit man in DC The man punched and then stabbed the driver.

An argument leads to a man getting into a vehicle and hitting the other. In turn, the man who was struck stabbed the driver, DC police said.

Police say Kenneth Brown, 52, of Northwest, was the driver who intentionally hit Michael Makell, 51, of Northeast on Saturday afternoon. Makell then stabbed Brown, police said.



Police said several people were involved in the 4.30pm row in the 1200 block of Mount Olivet Road, Northeast.

Police said the two were taken to area hospitals with non-life-threatening injuries.

Both face charges of assault with a dangerous weapon.

The investigation remains open.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 202-727-9099 or text your tip to the Department’s TEXT TIP LINE at 50411.

Janae Morris of WTOP contributed to this story.

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