On Wednesday, December 7, at approximately 9:15 p.m., a robbery occurred near the corner of Albemarle Street and Nebraska Avenue. The victim was an AU student.
The following was reported to the Metropolitan Police Department and the Department of Public Safety:
After getting off the shuttle at the Tenleytown Metro shuttle stop, the victim walked along Albemarle Street towards Nebraska Avenue. While at the Albemarle and Nebraska intersection, she noticed three (3) African-American men whose faces were partially covered. After crossing the street, one of assailants approached the victim and pointed a gun at her. The assailants then took the victim’s cell phone and wallet. No injuries were reported.
Description of Suspects:
The suspects are described as three (3) young African-American males. One of the suspects is described as 6’ tall, between 140-150 lbs. The two (2) other suspects are described as between 5’8” and 5’9,” and also between 140-150 lbs. At the time of the incident the suspects wore all black clothing and their faces were partially covered.
If you have information relating to this incident, or witness suspicious activity, please call the Department of Public Safety at 202-885-3636 or 911 for the Metropolitan Police Department.