A man was shot during a robbery that occurred near Kalorama Park in Adams Morgan yesterday evening, say D.C. Police.
Police say a man was walking on the 1900 block of Belmont Road NW around 10:30 p.m. when he was approached by two men. The suspected robbers demanded the man’s wallet and phone, and when the man refused, police say one of the assailants shot the man once. The alleged assailants then fled south on 19th Street NW.
The man was transported from the scene to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, police say.
Shooting //1900 blk of Belmont Rd NW //LOF (2) B/M's early 20's wearing all blk clothing //6559 pic.twitter.com/sydKxgrUOb
— DC Police Department (@DCPoliceDept) September 4, 2015
Anyone with information in reference to this incident is being urged to contact the Third District Detective’s office at 202-673-6918.
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