Police Seek Suspects in Northeast Robbery

Crime blotter: November 27th

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Officers from the Metropolitan Police Department (MPD) Fifth District are currently investigating a Robbery that happened Monday, Nov. 27th at 1:20 p.m. on the 2300 Block of Benning Road NE.

Officers are looking for two suspects. The first is a black male who was wearing a black and white hoody, black and white mask, baggy black jeans and a Helly Hansen jacket.

The second suspect is also a black male who was wearing a black hooded shirt with red trim, Helly Hansen jacket, black jeans and black and white shoes.

Any persons with information regarding this crime may contact the Fifth District Detectives’ Office at 202-698-0260, or the MPD Command Information Center at 202-727-9099. Additionally, information may be submitted to the Text Tip Line by text messaging 50411.

In Other News

At 5:00 p.m. Monday, a man was arrested on the unit block of Massachusetts Avenue NE on charges of Threatening to do Bodily Harm.

At 2:13 p.m. Monday, a man was arrested on the 2100 block of G Street NE on charges of Driving Under the Influence.

At 1:19 p.m. Monday, there was a robbery on the 2300 block of Benning Road NE.

Reporting Illegal Activity

Prompt and detailed reporting of suspicious activities helps prevent crime. If a citizen sees suspicious activity, or any activity that seems out of the ordinary, immediately call 911.

When reporting suspicious activity, give an accurate description. Here are some things to include:

  • Brief description of the activity;
  • Date, time and location of the activity;
  • Physical identifiers of anyone you observed;
  • Descriptions of vehicles;
  • Information about where people involved in suspicious activities may have gone;
  • Your name and contact information.

“As we continue to work with our community in the prevention of crime, we ask that if you see something suspicious you contact us immediately,” says First District Commander Morgan C. Kane, MPA.

The Blotter is based on the reports posted on November 27th, 2017 by the MPD to the 1D Listserv and 5D Listserv.