Two District residents have been arrested for the killing of 22-year-old Demetrius Thompson last week on a Metrobus. They were arrested in central Florida, where they sit awaiting extradition. Their names are Delron Atchison, 22, and Vincent Gray, 21, who becomes the second unrelated namesake of Hizzoner to be subject to criminal allegations this year.
In other news:
Mayor Vincent Gray is eyeing former D.C. Auditor Deborah Nichols to chair the Board of Elections and Ethics (D.C. Wire)
Harry Thomas Jr.’s golf buddy/alleged nonprofit intermediary says he hasn’t been contacted by the feds (Loose Lips)
Sulaimon Brown will go to trial next month on traffic charges (D.C. Wire)
Wal-Mart ponies up $5 million for National Museum of African American History and Culture (AP)
Man drives into C&O Canal, arrested for DWI (Crime Scene)