Post Tagged with: "robbery"

GUPD Apprehends Suspects on Campus

The Georgetown University Police Department apprehended two individuals in the process of stealing a bicycle outside of the Car Barn on Saturday evening around 7 p.m. The Metropolitan Police Department was also on the scene. One of the suspects, who had a knife on him, was arrested for possession of[Read More…]

by February 28, 2016 1 comment City News, News, News - Top

Juveniles Rob Georgetown Business

A group of more than 20 juveniles stole $13,000 worth of items from the designer store Diesel on the 3000 block of M Street NW just before 6 p.m. Tuesday evening. According to the Metropolitan Police Department, a large group ran into the store, grabbed several items off the racks[Read More…]

by November 26, 2015 0 comments City News, News, News - Top

GUPD Reports Spike in Halloween Crime

There were  six robberies in the west Georgetown neighborhood Saturday evening, according to a public safety alert email the Georgetown University Police Department sent out shortly after 2 a.m. Nov. 1. No victims were injured and the suspects are still at large. GUPD’s daily crime log from last year indicates[Read More…]

by November 1, 2015 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
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Student Robbed at Gunpoint

A Georgetown student was robbed at gunpoint near the McDonough School of Business on Wednesday evening around 9:45 p.m. The Georgetown University Police Department and Metropolitan Police Department are currently investigating the incident, according to a Public Safety Alert that was sent out to the university community shortly before midnight.[Read More…]

Recent Rise in Crime Prompts Concerns

Armed robberies have risen around the Georgetown neighborhood over the past few weeks, prompting a campus-wide email from Georgetown University Police Department Chief of Police Jay Gruber urging safety precautions. “There have been a few armed robberies around Georgetown. Two of those armed robberies involved our students,” Gruber said in[Read More…]

by November 14, 2014 0 comments City News, News, News - Top

Recent Spike in Robberies Alarms Neighborhood

An uptick in robberies targeting the Georgetown neighborhood, including four involving an armed weapon since the beginning of 2014, has local residents concerned. Since January 2014, there have been eight robberies in the Georgetown neighborhood, four more than occurred during the same time period last year. While two of these[Read More…]

by April 8, 2014 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
Domino’s Robbed at Gunpoint

Domino’s Robbed at Gunpoint

Three Domino’s Pizza employees were held at gunpoint in an armed robbery early Monday morning in which suspects stole $3,000 worth of money and goods from the restaurant in a manner that has led some employees to suspect it may have been an inside job. The robbery took place at[Read More…]

by February 4, 2014 0 comments City News, News

Robbery Reported on Prospect St.

Four suspects robbed a victim on the 3200 block of Prospect Street Northwest on Sunday morning, the Department of Public Safety reported. The incident occurred at approximately 3 a.m., when the victim was punched in the face and robbed of an unknown amount of money. According to DPS, the victim is[Read More…]

by June 30, 2013 0 comments City News, News

Armed Robberies Reported at Serendipity 3, Five Guys

Two armed robberies were reported at restaurants within five blocks of campus Sunday. The first incident occurred around 1 p.m outside of Serendipity 3 on M Street. According to a Metropolitan Police Department report, two employees were taking a smoke break outside the restaurant when they were approached by two[Read More…]

by April 30, 2012 0 comments City News, News

Robbery, Assault On N St.

Two male students were robbed at gunpoint of more than $2,000 worth of cash and other property Sunday night, according to a Metropolitan Police Department incident report. The students told MPD that they were walking near N and 33rd Streets when they saw the two suspects, both described as black males wearing dark clothing,[Read More…]

by February 28, 2012 0 comments City News, News