Suspect and Vehicle of Interest Sought in an Armed Robbery of an Establishment (Gun) Offense: 5500 Block South Dakota Avenue, Northeast


Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Fourth District seek the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect and a vehicle of interest in reference to an Armed Robbery of an Establishment (Gun) offense that occurred on Thursday, August 15, 2019, in the 5500 block of South Dakota Avenue, Northeast.

At approximately 8:18 am, the suspect entered an establishment at the listed location. The suspect brandished a handgun and demanded US currency and property. The employee complied and the suspect fled the scene.

The suspect and the vehicle of interest were captured by a surveillance camera and can be seen in this video link:


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.