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Suspect Sought in an Assault with a Dangerous Weapon (Knife) Offense: 1200 Block of New York Avenue, Northwest

Sunday, November 17, 2019

Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Second District seek the public’s assistance in locating a suspect in reference to an Assault with a Dangerous Weapon (Knife) offense that occurred on Saturday, November 16, 2019, in the 1200 block of New York Avenue, Northwest.


At approximately 3:45 am, the suspect and victim were engaged in a verbal altercation in an establishment at the listed location. The suspect brandished a knife and attempted to stab 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 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. Crime Solvers of Washington, DC currently offers a reward of up to $1,000 to anyone who provides information that leads to the arrest and indictment of the person or persons responsible for a crime committed in the District of Columbia.