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Updated with Video: Suspect Sought in an Armed Robbery (Gun) of an Establishment Offense: 1600 Block of 17th Street, Northwest

(Washington, DC) – Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Third District seek the public’s assistance in locating and identifying a suspect in reference to an Armed Robbery (Gun) of an Establishment offense that occurred on Tuesday, January 25, 2022, in the 1600 block of 17th Street, Northwest.


At approximately 11:50 pm, the suspect approached a store employee, in an establishment, at the listed location. The suspect brandished a handgun and demanded US currency from the register. The victim complied. The suspect fled the scene.


The suspect was captured by a nearby camera and can be seen in the video and 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. 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 committed in the District of Columbia.