FW: 4.13.12 Suspect Sought in an Assault with Intent to Kill
Please take a moment to view the photos of the individual wanted in connection with the robbery and shooting at the Rite Aid on April 13, 2012.
From: Carew, Hugh (MPD)
Sent: Fri Apr 13 21:45:53 2012
Subject: 4.13.12 Suspect Sought in an Assault with Intent to Kill
Pictures will appear in the attachments.
Contact: Hugh Carew (202-727-4383)
April 13, 2012
Suspect Sought in an Assault with Intent to Kill
( Washington , DC ) The Metropolitan Police Department seeks the public’s assistance in attempting to identify a suspect wanted in connection with an Assault with Intent to Kill that occurred at a Rite Aid in the 1400 block of Rhode Island Ave, NE.
On Friday, April 13, 2012 at approximately 12:22 pm, an adult male entered the Rite Aid convenience store located in the 1400 block of Rhode Island Ave, NE. Once inside, the suspect announced a robbery and displayed a black handgun. The suspect shot an employee who sustained critical injuries and was transported to a local hospital for treatment. The suspect fled and was last seen in the area of the 1400 block of Channing St. NE. He is described as a 45-55 year old black male with a medium complexion, clean shaven, and a slim build. He was last seen wearing an off white or khaki baseball cap, a red hooded zipper sweatshirt with a black shirt underneath, black sweatpants, and black shoes.
Please see video clip: http://youtu.be/KRUp-C0NPBU
Anyone who has knowledge of this case, knows the suspect’s identity or sees him, should take no action, but should immediately call police at 202-727-9099. Additionally, information may be submitted to the TEXT TIP LINE by text messaging 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 this assault committed in the District of Columbia .
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