Persons of Interest in Robbery of Newspaper Deliverer Caught on Video

by Sean Meehan February 2, 2016 at 2:30 pm 0

Police today released surveillance footage that shows two people and a car that they believe are connected to a robbery that occurred near King Greenleaf Recreation Center over the weekend.

The robbery happened on the 1300 block of 1st Street SW about 5 a.m. A man delivering newspapers in the area reported that he was accosted by two men armed with handguns. The thieves stole money from the newspaper deliverer and fled in a white car.

The footage released by police today shows two men leaving a white sedan which is driven by a third person.

Crime Solvers of Washington, D.C., currently offers a reward of up to $1,000 to anyone who provides information that leads to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for a crime committed in the District of Columbia. Your assistance is appreciated by your community.

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.


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