Armed Robber Strikes Near Eastern Market

by Andrew Ramonas April 20, 2016 at 3:45 pm 2 Comments

200 block of 9th Street SE (Photo via Google Maps)A man robbed robbed someone at gunpoint about two blocks east of Eastern Market last night, police said.

The armed robbery occurred on the 200 block of 9th Street SE about 10:15 p.m. Tuesday.

The victim was in the area when the man approached with a handgun, according to authorities. He then ordered the victim to hand over a cellphone and wallet.

The victim complied, and the man fled with the items.

Police haven’t released a detailed description of the suspect.

Photo via Google Maps


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