At approximately 9:30 p.m. tonight, two Georgetown students were the victims of an armed robbery on N Street near 33rd Street in West Georgetown, according to a public safety alert. The two students were approached by two suspects, one of whom, a masked 5’6″ black male with a dark complexion and wearing dark clothing, pointed a handgun at the students and demanded money. The two suspects took the students’ wallets and cell phones from their pockets, then fled toward Wisconsin Avenue on foot.
The second suspect is described as a roughly 6’0″ black male wearing dark clothing.
The students, who were not injured, reported the armed robbery to the Department of Public Safety at 10:00 p.m. At that point, the Metropolitan Police Department responded to investigate. DPS requests that anyone who has information regarding this incident, or who noticed any suspects before or afterward, contact them immediately at (202) 687-4343.