Tag Archive for Market St

Aberdeen man allegedly robs brother at knifepoint

The Aberdeen Police department is investigating the report of a man who apparently robbed his own brother at knifepoint, then rode off on a bike. Captain John Green tells us at about 12:40 Monday afternoon they responded to a call of a male chasing another male with a knife in the South alley of the 500 Block of W. Market St. The man with a knife was described as wearing a cowboy hat and riding away from the area on a bicycle.
Responding officers saw a male matching the description along with another male sitting on a curb. The first Aberdeen Officer radioed the suspect information and went to check on the male sitting on the curb to see if he required medical attention. Investigating officers were told that the two males were related. The victim, a 27 year old Aberdeen male stated he was riding his bike when his brother, a 25 year old Aberdeen male demanded the bike at knifepoint. The suspect allegedly took the bike and fled the area on it.

The victim did not report being injured during the incident. Green said the suspect is well known to local law enforcement, and the investigation is continuing.

Two arrested after “warning shot” fired from Aberdeen window

ABERDEEN, Wash. – Two men were arrested after one of them fired a “warning shot” out of his upstairs window Monday night.
Police Captain John Green tells us around 9:45 Monday night they responded to the 1100 block of East Market Street, the suspects told investigators that they fired because they were concerned for their safety when three men knocked at their front door.

Investigating officers were told that the suspects where inside a relatives home in the 1100 Block of E. Market St. when three subjects came to the door and knocked. Officers were told one subject knocked while two others hid in the brush. The two suspects were allegedly concerned for there safety with one suspect firing a “warning” shot out the upstairs window in an effort to scare away the subjects at the door. The subjects apparently fled and the police where called.

No injuries were reported, a 21 year old man was arrested for discharging a weapon within city limits, and unlawful posession of a firearm, a 24 year old Aberdeen man was also arrested on an outstanding Aberdeen warrant.