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Suspect Sought in an Assault with a Dangerous Weapon Offense: Unit Block of H Street, Northwest

Wednesday, December 6, 2017


Detectives with the Metropolitan Police Department’s First District seek the public's assistance in identifying and locating a person of interest in reference to an Assault with a Dangerous Weapon offense that occurred in the Unit block of H Street, Northwest, on Friday, December 1, 2017.


At approximately 9:35 pm, the victim and suspect were engaged in a verbal altercation inside of an establishment at the listed location. The suspect picked up a metal can and threw it, striking the victim. The suspect then fled the scene. The victim was transported to an area hospital for non-life threatening injuries.


The person of interest was captured by a nearby surveillance camera and can be seen in this video:


Anyone who has information regarding this case should call police at 202-727-9099. Additionally, information may be submitted to the TEXT TIP LINE by sending a text message to 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.