[PR] *Updated with Video Footage* Suspects Sought in a Robbery (Fear) Offense: 500 b/o Chesapeake Street, SE

Wednesday, August 7, 2019

Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department's Seventh District seek the public’s assistance in identifying two suspects in reference to a Robbery (Fear) offense that occurred on Tuesday, July 23, 2019, in the 500 block of Chesapeake Street, Southeast. 

At approximately 2:29 am, the suspects approached the victim at the listed location. One of the suspects brandished a knife and demanded property from the victim. The victim complied and the suspects fled the scene. 

The suspects were captured by a nearby camera and can be seen in the video and photos below: 

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 Anyone who can identify these individuals 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.