There were at least three carjackings on the Hill over the weekend and into the early hours Monday.
One took place around 8 p.m. Saturday on the 700 block of L St SE. The lookout was issued for a white 2017 Toyota Camry with Maryland registration. It was last seen going westbound on the 600 block of L St SE. The suspects were described as two juvenile Black males wearing dark clothing.
On Sunday morning at about 2:24 a.m. there was an armed carjacking on the 200 block of 13th Street SE. Taken was a 2016 Black Toyota Corolla with a MD Tag of 47257CL. The two suspects were reportedly armed with a black gun equipped with a green laser.
And early Monday morning, there was an armed carjacking on the 1300 block of E Street SE. A lookout was issued for two Black males. The first was described as slim, about 6’1″ and in his early 20s, wearing black clothing and armed with a handgun. The other was about 5’8″, also slim and about the same age. The suspects were driving a white Hyundai. Taken was a dark blue 2022 Toyota Avalon with MD tags, 8FC3642.
On Saturday night just after 10 p.m. two Black males in their mid-twenties wearing dark-colored hoodies robbed four victims, taking wallets and iphones.
Late Sunday, at around 10:30 p.m. police were investigating an armed robbery on the 200 block of 16th Street SE. A lookout was issued for two Black males wearing dark clothing and face masks. Both were armed with handguns.
If you have any information about these incidents, police say you should take no action but call them at (202) 727-9099. You can text anonymous tips, photos or video to the Department’s Text Tip Line at 50411.
MPD currently offers a reward of up to $1,000 to anyone who provides information that leads to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for a crime committed in the District of Columbia.
The Hill Rag covers violent crime in the Hill and vicinity. Information is drawn from MPD press representatives and witness statements.