*Updated with Video* Suspect Sought in an Assault with a Dangerous Weapon (Gun) Offense: 2200 Block of 25th Place, Northeast

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Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Fifth District seek the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect in reference to an Assault with a Dangerous Weapon (Gun) offense that occurred on Saturday, August 3, 2019, in the 2200 block of 25th Place, Northeast.

At approximately 6:00 pm, the suspects discharged firearms, at the victim, at the listed location. The suspects and victim both fled the scene.

On Saturday, August 10, 2019, a 24 year-old adult male, of Southeast, DC, was arrested and charged with Assault with a Dangerous Weapon (Gun), Unlawful Discharge of a Firearm, and Destruction of Property.

This case remains under investigation.

A nearby surveillance camera captured an additional suspect in this case and can be seen in the photo below and this video: https://youtu.be/sNqAhRQ4_J8

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.

 

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-- News release from the Washington Metropolitan Police Dept.