Suspect Sought in an Enticing a Child Offense: 2900 Block of Vista Street, Northeast


Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Physical and Sexual Abuse Branch seek the public’s assistance in identifying and locating a suspect in reference to an Enticing a Child offense that occurred on Saturday, April 20, 2019, in the 2900 block of Vista Street, Northeast.

At approximately 6:45 pm, the suspect approached a 12 year-old juvenile female at the listed location. The suspect then attempted to entice the victim to engage in sexual acts.

The suspect is described as a black male, medium complexion, 17-20 years old, approximately 6’1”, with a thin mustache, short locks with blonde tips. He was last seen wearing a navy blue tank-top jersey, with white trim and the number “39” in white letters in the center. The suspect was also wearing two-toned jeans that had been cut-off just below the knees, along with Jordan sneakers.

Anyone who can identify this individual 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. 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.


-- News release from the Washington Metropolitan Police Dept.