*Updated with Video* Suspect Sought in an Armed Robbery of an Establishment (Gun) Offense: 1500 Block of 21st Street, Northwest


Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Second District seek the public’s assistance in identifying and locating a suspect in reference to an Armed Robbery of an Establishment (Gun) offense that occurred on Friday, April 26, 2019, in the 1500 block of 21st Street, Northwest.

At approximately 12:25 pm, the suspect entered an establishment at the listed location. Once inside, the suspect brandished a handgun and demanded property. The employee complied and the suspect fled the scene.

The suspect is described as a black male, 20 to 30 years of age, wearing black pants with the words “Armani Exchange” in white lettering on the left pants leg, a black Under Armor hoodie, black and white tennis shoes, and a surgical mask with the character Mickey Mouse on it. He was armed with a handgun.

The suspect was captured by a surveillance camera and can be seen in the photo and video link below.



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. 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.


-- News release from the Washington Metropolitan Police Dept.