MPDC - Metropolitan Police Department

02/16/2020 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 02/16/2020 16:38

Suspect Sought in a Robbery Offense: 1200 Block of 18th Street, Northwest

Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department's Second District seek the public's assistance in identifying a suspect in reference to a Robbery offense that occurred on Sunday, February 16, 2020, in the 1200 block of 18th Street, Northwest.

At approximately 1:56 am, the suspect approached the victim, inside of an establishment, at the listed location. The suspect removed property from the victim's purse then fled the scene.

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

Anyone who can identify this individual or 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.