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Persons of Interest Sought in an Armed Robbery (Gun) Offense: 1500 Block of A Street, Northeast

Tuesday, December 5, 2017


Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department's First District seek the public’s assistance in identifying two persons of interest in reference to an Armed Robbery (Gun) offense that occurred on Thursday, November 23, 2017 in the 1500 block of A Street, Northeast.


At approximately 1:45 pm, two suspects approached the victim in front of the listed location. One of the suspects brandished a handgun and struck the victim in the face. The suspect then took property from the victim. Both suspects then fled the scene.


The persons of interest were captured by a nearby surveillance camera and can be seen in this video:


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 sending a text message to 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 an armed robbery committed in the District of Columbia.