There were two gun robberies Tuesday night, November 27, about one hour apart. The first incident was around 9:30 pm at 19th and R Streets NW — just east of Connecticut Avenue NW — and involved three men. The second robbery occurred around 10:20 pm on the 1800 block of R Street NW, just west of New Hampshire Avenue, and also involved three suspects.
From DC Police Alerts:
- “Robbery Gun. Robbery Tact #2 CONFIRMED A Robbery @ 19th & R St., NW LOF: 3B/M’s, 20’s, wearing blk puffy jkts. DO NOT TAKE ACTION CALL 911 W/EVENT #I20120597827. Sent on: 11/27 21:04″
- “Robbery (Gun). 2084 CONFIRMED A Robbery (Gun)/ 2022 hours/ 1800 blk R St NW/ LOF: (2) B/M, 6’2, thin build, med complexion, dark skull cap amd (1) B/M, 6’2, thin build, med complexion, dark skull cap, green puffy coat DO NOT TAKE ACTION CALL 911 W/EVENT #I20120597824. Sent on: 11/27 22:00″
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