Do you recognize them? They’re wanted for D.C. armed robbery


Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Fifth District seek the public’s assistance in identifying suspects in reference to Armed Robbery (Gun) and Assault with a Dangerous Weapon (Gun) offenses that occurred on Thursday, July 22, 2021, in the 1700 block of Gales Street, Northeast.

At approximately 7:34 am, the suspects approached the victim at the listed location. One of the suspects brandished a handgun and the other suspect took the victim’s property.  A struggle ensued and the armed suspect shot the victim.  The suspects then fled the scene with the victim’s property.  The victim was transported to a local hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.