Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Homicide Branch announced an arrest has been made in an Assault with Intent to Kill that occurred today at Pennsylvania Avenue and Southern Avenue, Southeast, in which an off-duty MPD detective sustained multiple gunshot wounds.
During the course of the investigation, at least two suspects fled from a burgundy Nissan Altima. A suspect, 27-year-old Romeo Hayes of Southwest, DC, was apprehended in connection with this offense. He has been charged with Assault with Intent to Kill.
Anyone who has information regarding this case should call police at 202-727-9099. Additionally, information may be submitted to the TEXT TIP LINE by text messaging 50411. The Metropolitan Police Department is currently offering a reward of up to $10,000 to anyone who provides information that leads to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for this offense.