Detectives with the Metropolitan Police Department’s Fourth District seek the public's assistance in identifying and locating a person of interest in reference to an Attempted Armed Robbery (Gun) offense that occurred in the 1100 block of Jefferson Street, Northwest, on Friday, November 10, 2017.
At approximately 9:52 am, the victim was walking at the listed location. The suspect approached her and demanded her purse while brandishing a handgun. The victim refused and the suspect fled the scene on a bicycle.
The person of interest, and the bicycle, were captured by a nearby surveillance camera. They can be seen in the photos below and in this video: https://youtu.be/i2CsAmwCeCA
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. 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.