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Suspect Sought in an Assault with a Dangerous Weapon (Gun) Offense: 3100 Block of Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue, Southeast

Thursday, August 9, 2018

Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Seventh District seek the public’s assistance in locating a suspect in connection with an Assault with a Dangerous Weapon (Gun) offense that occurred on Friday, July 27, 2018, in the 3100 block of Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue, Southeast.

At approximately 9:55 pm, the suspect and the victim were involved in an altercation at the listed location. During the altercation, the suspect brandished a handgun and fired at the victim multiple times. The suspect then fled the scene. There were no injuries reported.

A nearby surveillance camera captured the suspect 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 shooting committed in the District of Columbia.