Man Robbed at Gunpoint in Columbia Heights

by Andrew Ramonas December 22, 2016 at 3:45 pm 2 Comments

1400 block of Spring Road NW (Photo via Google Maps)A thief with a gun robbed a man in Columbia Heights yesterday, police said.

The armed robbery happened on the 1400 block of Spring Road NW about 12:15 a.m. Wednesday.

The victim was walking home when a woman came up to him from behind, according to authorities. The woman then put a hard object to his back and forced him to walk to a building, where they entered a laundry room in the basement.

Once inside, she pointed a handgun at the man’s head, while telling him to kneel and hand over his wallet. The woman eventually took his wallet and fled.

Police released a tweet with a suspect description:

Photo via Google Maps


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