D.C. Police Offer $55K Reward for Fugitive Murder Suspect who Shot at Police

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – On a summer afternoon on August 10th, 25-year-old Aryeh Wolf of Baltimore was shot to death in the nation’s capitol. Police said Wolf was shot on the 5100 Block of Call Place. He was found suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. Wolf later succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced at an area hospital.

Police are now asking for help locating the suspect responsible for Wolf’s murder.

He has been identified as 27-year-old Avery Miler, of Washington D.C. Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Homicide division are seeking the public’s assistance in locating Miler is now facing a murder charge. He is wanted on an arrest warrant charging him with First Degree Murder While Armed.

Miler was last seen by a DC resident in the area of the 5300 block of Ames Street.

Officers were called to investigate the sighting an individual who was believed to be Miler were shot at as they approached the subject.

“As officers approached to investigate, a suspect, believed to be Miler, produced a handgun and discharged it in the direction of Sixth District officers,” the DC Metro Police Department said today. “The officers were not injured. Miler fled the scene. He should be considered armed and dangerous. Miler was last seen wearing all black clothing with reflective shoes. His shirt contained white writing or a design on the sleeve.”

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Miler is considered armed and dangerous. If you see him, call 911.

According to police, “The Metropolitan Police Department currently offers a reward of up to $25,000 to anyone who provides information that leads to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for a homicide offense committed in the District of Columbia. Due to Miler’s reckless and dangerous actions and in partnership with MPD, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF), Washington Field Division, has offered an additional $15,000, the US Marshals has offered an additional $10,000, and the Federal Bureau of Investigation, Washington Field Office, has offered an additional $5,000, bringing the total possible reward amount for this case to $55,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of Avery Miler.”