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D.C. Police report more gun sweeps. It’s now an every other day thing. Enjoy.

From an April 29 press release:

“At approximately 11:50 am on Tuesday, April 28, 2009, members assigned to the Metropolitan Police Department’s Fifth District were conducting an investigation at a residence in the 1400 block of Holbrook Street, NE. As a result of the investigation, a handgun with several live rounds of ammunition was recovered.The suspect in this case was arrested and charged with Carrying a Pistol Without a License.”

But wait. There’s more.

*”At approximately 7:25 pm on Tuesday, April 28, 2009, members assigned to the Metropolitan Police Department’s Narcotics and Special Investigations Division were conducting a traffic stop in the 3000 block of Randall Place, NE. As a result of the traffic stop, a handgun with several live rounds of ammunition was recovered. The suspect in this case was placed under arrest and charged with Carrying a Pistol Without a License.”

*”At approximately 2:15 am on Wednesday, April 29, 2009, members assigned to the Metropolitan Police Department’s Seventh District were conducting a traffic stop in the Unit block of Chesapeake Street, SW. As a result of the traffic stop, several weapons with live rounds of ammunition were recovered. The suspect in this case was placed under arrest and charged with Weapon Related Charges.”

*”At approximately 9:40 pm on Tuesday, April 28, 2009, a complainant reported to members assigned to the Metropolitan Police Department’s Third District that while in the 3500 block of Georgia Avenue, NW an unknown suspect approached him and displayed a handgun. The suspect then proceeded to take the complainant’s property and fled the scene. As a result of the quick initiative by the officers, they were able to make an apprehension. The suspect in this case was arrested and charged with Armed Robbery.”