Suspect and Vehicle Sought in an Assault with a Dangerous Weapon (Gun) Offense: 2400 Block of Martin Luther King Jr., Avenue, Southeast


Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Seventh District seek the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect and a vehicle in reference to an Assault with a Dangerous Weapon (Gun) offense that occurred on Thursday, March 14, 2019, in the 2400 block Martin Luther King, Jr., Southeast.

At approximately 8:56 pm, the suspect exited a vehicle and shot two adult male victims at the listed location. The suspect then fled the scene in the vehicle. Both victims were transported to local hospitals for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.

The suspect and vehicle were captured by a surveillance camera and can be seen in this video:

Anyone who can identify this individual or vehicle, 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. 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 shooting committed in the District of Columbia.


-- News release from the Washington Metropolitan Police Dept.