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Two Arrests Made in Stun Gun Robbery: 4000 Block of Georgia Avenue, NW

Wednesday, October 2, 2013

Two Arrests Made in Stun Gun Robbery: 4000 Block of Georgia Avenue, NW

The Metropolitan Police Department has announced that two arrests have been made in a robbery where the suspects used a stun gun which occurred in the 4000 block of Georgia Avenue, NW.

On Wednesday, October 2, 2013, at approximately 2:10 am, two individuals were approached by three subjects in the 4000 block of Georgia Avenue, NW.  One of the subjects produced a stun gun device and the two other subjects took both of the victim’s bicycles.  All three suspects then fled.  The victims flagged officers from the Fourth District and moments later two of the suspects were apprehended in the Unit block of Grant Circle, NW and placed under arrest.

Arrested and charged with Robbery was 19 year-old Michael Moore of Northeast, DC and 18 year-old David Ashton of Northwest, DC.  Investigators are attempting to determine if these suspects were involved in any previous robberies involving the use of a stun gun device.

The Metropolitan Police Department is still seeking a third suspect who was armed with a stun gun device involved in this robbery who is described as a black male 6’ to 6’2, 150 to 160 pounds, brown eyes, and long black dreads.  He was last seen wearing black pants and a black jacket.

Anyone with information that can assist in the identification of this subject is asked to call the police at (202) 727-9099. Additionally, anonymous information may be submitted to the department’s TEXT TIP LINE by text messaging 50411. The Metropolitan Police Department currently offers 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 any robbery committed in the District of Columbia.