December 9, 1942
John Allen born, Washington, D.C.
1950 (date approximate)
Arrested for theft as juvenile. Committed to custody of Junior Village for fourteen months.
1954 (date approximate)
Arrested for possession of a deadly weapon as juvenile. Committed to custody of Junior Village for two years.
Arrested for rape as juvenile. Charge reduced to carnal knowledge; placed on probation.
Arrested for assault with a deadly weapon. Sentenced to six years under Youth Act. Served almost three years in Youth Center.
Arrested for robbery, possession of a prohibited weapon (gun), destruction of movable property, two counts of simple assault. Convicted of misdemeanor (assault) and sentenced to four concurrent 900-day terms.
Arrested for assault on a police officer. Found not guilty.
Served terms at Youth Center and half-way house for 1963 conviction.
Arrested for holdup, violation of National Firearms Act, robbery, assault with a deadly weapon (shotgun), and possession of a prohibited weapon (shotgun). Convicted in July 1967, and sentenced to one five-to-fifteen-year and four three-to-nine-year terms.
Served terms in D.C. Jail and Lorton Penitentiary.
1967 convictions overturned.
Arrested and subsequently convicted for possession of implements of crime (narcotics paraphernalia) and possession of unregistered firearms. Sentenced to one year plus ten days per weapon, plus fine. Sentence then reduced to 220 days.
Escaped from Occoquan correctional facility.
Arrested for homicide, assault with a a deadly weapon, unauthorized use of a vehicle, carrying a dangerous weapon, assault with intent to kill, assault on a police officer, and escaping a federal institution. Convicted on last four charges. Served three years in D.C. General Hospital and D.C. Jail Hospital; then paroled.
Arrested for violation of federal firearms laws (possession of sawed-off shotgun). Placed on probation.
Arrested for armed robbery. Bound over for grand jury action; charges dismissed.