More Information on Recent 10th Street Robbery

The Crime Blotter

On Dec. 17 at 10:48 p.m., two pedestrians were walking in the 200 block of 10th St. SE. A man armed with a gun approached them from behind, snatched a handbag from one of the two and fled westbound on D St. SE. No one was injured.

The First District Detectives Unit has the incident under investigation. Police is looking for a suspect described as a black male, approximately 5 foot 9 inches wearing a facial mask.

The Blotter is based on the reports posted on November 20, 2013 by the MPD to the 1D Listserv and 5D Listerv.