Video shows armed robbery of store in northwest DC

Police are searching for a person of interest in the armed robbery of a store in northwest D.C.

Security video shows a subject enter the store in the 1900 block of 4th Street just before 8 p.m. on Friday, March 13.

The person was dressed in black and was wearing blue gloves.

The store clerk can be seen opening the register and filling bag the subject gave her with money. The subject also reaches into the register and removes items.

The subject then flees the store with the bag.

Anyone with information should call police at 202-727-9099. Additionally, information may be submitted to the TEXT TIP LINE by text messaging 50411.