Man Refuses to Pay Fare and Threatens Taxi Driver


Officers responded to the 8700 block of Richmond Highway on Saturday, February 13, for a report of an attempted malicious wounding. Sometime after 7:30 p.m., Darnell Fletcher, 22, of Washington, DC, allegedly produced a knife and declined to pay his taxi cab fare.Ā  Responding officers located Fletcher a short time later and he was arrested and charged with assault and theft of service.