Suspects Sought in an Assault with Intent to Rob while Armed (Knife) Offense: 1100 Block of South Capitol Street, Southeast

Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s First District seek the public’s assistance in locating two suspects in reference to an Assault with Intent to Rob offense that occurred on Thursday, May 16, 2019, in the 1100 block of South Capitol Street, Southeast.

At approximately 7:01 pm, the suspects approached the victim at the listed location. The suspects assaulted the victim and demanded his property. One of the suspects brandished a knife and attempted to stab the victim. The suspect was unsuccessful and both suspects then fled the scene.

The suspects can be seen in the photos below:

Anyone who can identify these individuals 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 Solver’s 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.