*Updated with Video* Suspect Sought in Armed Robbery (Gun) Offenses: Unit Block of Browns Court, Southeast and 500 Block of 7th Street, Northeast

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Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s First District seek the public’s assistance in identifying and locating a suspect in reference to two Armed Robbery (Gun) offenses that occurred on Thursday, April 25, 2019, in the Unit block of Browns Court, Southeast and the 500 block of 7th Street, Northeast.

At approximately 10:25 am, the suspect approached the victim in the Unit block of Browns Court, Southeast. The suspect brandished a handgun and demanded the victim’s property. The victim complied and the suspect fled the scene.

At approximately 10:45 am, the suspect approached the victim in the 500 block of 7th Street, Northeast. The suspect brandished a handgun and demanded the victim’s property. The victim complied and the suspect fled the scene.

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

https://youtu.be/hVevVUmccao

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.

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-- News release from the Washington Metropolitan Police Dept.