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Suspect Sought Arrested: Armed Robbery in the 1400 Block of 12th Street, NW

Sunday, June 9, 2013

The Metropolitan Police Department has announced that the suspect who was being sought has been arrested in connection with the Armed Robbery offense in the 1400 block of 12th Street, NW.

On Friday, May 17, 2013, at approximately 9:22 pm, a subject approached two individuals who were dining at a restaurant in the 1400 block of 12th Street, NW and robbed them of their personal property.

 The suspect is described as a black male wearing a white shirt and dark shoes. He was armed with a handgun.

On Saturday, June 8, 2013, after receiving numerous tips from the public, the suspect was identified as 30-year-old James Edward Wade of Washington, DC, and was arrested and charged with Armed Robbery in connection with this offense.