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Suspect Sought in an Assault with a Dangerous Weapon (Gun) Offense: 1800 Block of Benning Road, Northeast

Thursday, February 13, 2020


Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Fifth District seek the public’s assistance in locating a suspect in reference to an Assault with a Dangerous Weapon (Gun) offense that occurred on Thursday, February 13, 2020, in the 1800 block of Benning Road, Northeast.


At approximately 1:09 am, the suspect and victim were involved in an altercation at the listed location. The suspect brandished a handgun and fired shots at the victim. The suspect then fled the scene. No injuries were reported.


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


Anyone who can identify this individual or who has information in reference to this case should 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 committed in the District of Columbia.