Robbery – 37th & N Streets Northwest and Prospect Streets NW

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Dear Members of the Georgetown University Community,
The Metropolitan Police Department (MPD) is currently investigating a series of robberies in the Georgetown neighborhood this evening, two of which occurred in the areas of 37th and N Streets NW and 36thand Prospect Streets NW between 10:30 and 11:00 P.M. on 10/31/2015. The victims in these two cases reported that a group of males wearing masks approached them from behind and took their cell phones. One victim was pushed during one of the robberies. After the victims’ phones were taken, the suspects fled in different locations. There were also three robberies reported in the 3000 to 3300 blocks of M Street NW between 10:30 P.M. and Midnight. In addition, there was a robbery with a gun at 11:06 P.M. in the 1100 block of 34th Street NW, according to MPD.  

The Georgetown University Police Department is requesting that anyone who has information regarding this or any other incident(s), or who noticed any suspects before or after the incident, to contact  The Metropolitan Police Department Second District Station at 202-715-7300, or the Detectives Office at 202-730-1903, or the Command Information Center at 202-727-9099 immediately. They may also contact GUPD at 202- 687-4343.


Date: October 31, 2015

Time: 10:30 p.m. and 11:00 p.m. 

Location: Off Campus

Address: 37th & N Streets Northwest and Prospect Streets NW

Incident Type: Robbery

Respondents: GUPD/Metropolitan Police Dept.

Victim(s): Separate Victims 

Victim(s) status: The victims were not injured  

Witness description of suspect(s): Group of males wearing various clothing