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Man Blacks Out After Violent Robbery on 14th Street Corridor

by Andrew Ramonas — June 20, 2016 at 2:40 pm 0

Police car lightA thief knocked a man unconscious in a robbery on the 14th Street corridor over the weekend, police said.

The violent robbery happened on the 1900 block of 14th Street NW about 3:30 a.m. Sunday.

The victim and another man were walking in an alley near the SoulCycle and Trader Joe’s in the area when three men approached them, police said.

“Hey, how are you doing?” one of the men asked the victims before one of his accomplices punched the victims, according to authorities.

The men then grabbed a wallet, money and other belongings from the victim before fleeing.

The victims declined medical attention.

Police described the suspects as:

  • B/M, approximately 5’9 to 6’0 feet tall, clean shaven, wearing a white T-shirt.

  • B/M, approximately 5’9 to 6’0 feet tall, clean shaven, with long black dreadlocks, wearing a navy blue T-shirt.

  • B/M, wearing a white T-shirt.

According to authorities, other robberies reported in the Borderstan coverage area since Friday included:

  • A violent robbery on the 2100 block of 13th Street NW near the U Street corridor about 9:15 p.m. Friday.

  • A robbery with a gun on the 1500 block of 6th Street NW in Shaw about 2:30 a.m. Saturday.

  • A robbery with a gun on the 1500 block of Marion Street NW in Shaw about 2 a.m. Sunday. Police haven’t released any suspect information.
  • A violent robbery near Kalorama and Columbia roads NW in Adams Morgan about 10:45 p.m. Sunday.

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