DC Police searching for armed kidnapping suspect

DC Police are asking for the public's help in locating a suspect in an armed kidnapping in Southeast.

The offense occurred on Sunday in the 4700 block of South Capitol St. SE around 6:30 p.m.

The suspect was involved in a traffic accident in the 300 block of Southern Ave. SE. The suspect exited their car and entered the victim's car.


Carjackers boxed in woman’s SUV before pulling her from vehicle at gunpoint in Hyattsville: police

Carjackers boxed in a woman's SUV as she was arriving to work early Thursday morning in Hyattsville before pulling her out at gunpoint and stealing her vehicle, authorities say.

The suspect took out a gun and demanded that the victim drive. The victim complied and drove the suspect around until the suspect exited the car and fled the scene.

The suspect is described as a Black male, 28 to 30 years old, approximately 5’10" and approximately 160 to 180 pounds. He was last seen wearing a black jacket with light blue jeans, a ski mask and he was carrying a green duffel bag.

Anyone who can identify this suspect or 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.