DC Police reported a robbery with the use of force and violence at 3:25 am, Sunday, January 20, on the 1600 block of R Street NW — just off the 17th Street business corridor. The lookout is for one man, according to the DC Police Twitter feed and Police Alert.
From DC Police Alerts: “ROBBERY FORCE & VIOLENCE 0325 HOURS 1600 BLOCK R STREET NW LOOKOUT FOR B/M WEARING A RED JACKET AND BLACK JEANS DO NOT TAKE ACTION CALL 911 W/EVENT I20130029508, Sent on: 01/20 03:39.”
From the DC Police Twitter feed: “3D Robbery F&V //1600 Blk R Street NW //LOF B/M, wearing a red jacket & black jeans //6559”
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