Suspects Sought in an Armed Robbery (Gun) Offense: 700 Block of 8th Street, Southeast

Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s First District seek the public’s assistance in identifying and locating two suspects in reference to an Armed Robbery (Gun) offense that occurred on Tuesday, June 25, 2019, in the 700 block of 8th Street, Southeast.

At approximately 12:37 pm, two suspects forcibly entered an establishment at the listed location. Once inside, one suspect brandished a handgun and demanded the victim’s property. The victim complied and the suspects fled the scene.

The suspects were captured by nearby surveillance cameras and 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. 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 an armed robbery committed in the District of Columbia.


-- News release from the Washington Metropolitan Police Dept.