Thursday, January 23, 2020
Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Fourth District announced three arrests have been made in reference to an Armed Robbery (Gun) offense that occurred on Tuesday, January 22, 2020, in the 5100 block of 11th Street, Northeast.
At approximately 2:30 pm, the suspects entered the victim’s commercial vehicle at the listed location. One of the suspects brandished a handgun and told the victim to exit the vehicle. The suspects then fled the scene in the victim’s vehicle. The victim’s vehicle has been recovered.
On Tuesday, January 22, 2020, 20 year-old Antonio Swinson, of Northeast, DC, 17 year-old Jason Holiday, and 17 year-old Alontae Watson, both charged as adults, also of Northeast, DC, were arrested and charged with Armed Robbery (Gun).
This case remains under investigation.
Anyone who has knowledge of this incident should take no action but call police at (202) 727-9099 or text your tip to the Department’s TEXT TIP LINE at 50411. The Metropolitan Police Department currently offers a reward of up to $10,000 to anyone who provides information that leads to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for a violent crime, including armed robbery, committed in the District of Columbia.
Content retrieved from: https://mpdc.dc.gov/release/arrests-made-armed-robbery-gun-offense-5100-block-11th-street-northeast.