Suspect Sought in a Robbery (Snatch) Offense: 900 Block of 7th Street, Northwest


Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s First District seek the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect in reference to a Robbery (Snatch) offense that occurred on Monday, June 17, 2019, in the 900 block of 7th Street, Northwest.

At approximately 8:09 am, the suspect approached the victim at the listed location. The suspect snatched the victim’s cellphone then fled the scene.

The suspect was captured by a nearby surveillance camera and can be seen in the photos 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. 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.