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Suspect Sought in an Armed Robbery (Gun) Offense: 2900 Block of Martin Luther King Jr Avenue, Southeast

Monday, February 12, 2018

Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department's Seventh District seek the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect in reference to an Armed Robbery (Gun) offense that occurred on Wednesday, February, 7, 2018, in the 2900 block of Martin Luther King Jr Avenue, Southeast.


At approximately 3:00 pm, the suspect approached the victim from behind, at the listed location, and brandished a handgun. The suspect demanded the victim’s property. The victim complied. The suspect then fled the scene.


The suspect was captured by a nearby surveillance camera and can be seen in the photos below:




Anyone who can identify this individual or who has knowledge of this incident should take no action but call police at (202) 727-9099 or text your tip to the Department's TEXT TIP LINE at 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 a violent crime, including armed robbery, committed in the District of Columbia.