D.C. police recently reported a possible hate-related incident involving a transgender woman in Northeast D.C.
A police report says officers responded Jan. 25 to a call from a 27-year-old male-to-female transgender person. The woman told police that she was robbed and beaten by a group of unidentified men near her home on the 3700 block of Hayes St., N.E.
The report says the woman’s pursue — containing her checkbook, ID and birth certificate — were taken. Police, who are handling the incident as a possible hate crime, have no suspects in the case.