MPDC - Metropolitan Police Department

01/16/2020 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 01/17/2020 03:13

Updated with Video* Suspect Sought in an Armed Robbery of an Establishment (Gun) Offense: 3000 Block of Mount Pleasant Street, Northwest

Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department's Third District seek the public's assistance in identifying a suspect in reference to an Armed Robbery of an Establishment (Gun) offense that occurred on Sunday, January 12, 2020, in the 3000 block of Mount Pleasant Street, Northwest.

At approximately 7:10 am, the suspect entered an establishment at the listed location. The suspect brandished a handgun and demanded US currency. The victim complied and the suspect fled the scene.

The suspect wascaptured by a nearby surveillance camera and can be seen in the photos below and in this video link: https://youtu.be/qxqKpqtxMsk

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. 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, including armed robbery, committed in the District of Columbia.