Page 4 of 4   <      

Regional Briefing

-- Nikita Stewart

Man Convicted in Six Bank Robberies

A 51-year-old District man was convicted yesterday of committing six downtown bank robberies in a three-month period last year, prosecutors said.

Prosecutors said Mark Stubblefield was found guilty of six counts of bank robbery in U.S. District Court. They said he got more than $15,000 from Jan. 29 to April 21.

-- Del Quentin Wilber

Teen Pleads Guilty to Shootings

A Southeast Washington teenager pleaded guilty yesterday in D.C. Superior Court in separate shootings in Southeast in January, 2008.

Diedrick R. Johnson, 17, who was charged as an adult, admitted firing at groups of teenagers on Jan. 11 on Douglas Road and then Jan. 22 near Ballou Senior High School. Eight youths were hit.

-- Keith L. Alexander

<             4

© 2009 The Washington Post Company