Video: Employee Shot During Rite Aid Robbery In D.C.

View Comments
credit: Metropolitan Police Department

credit: Metropolitan Police Department

Latest News

WASHINGTON (CBSDC) — Police in the District are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying a person of interest related to a shooting that occurred at a Rite Aid convenience store on Rhode Island Avenue in Northeast on Friday.

The suspect shot a store employee in the back during a robbery attempt around 12:30 p.m.

Police describe the suspect as a clean-shaven black male in his mid-40’s to mid-50’s with a medium complexion and thin build. The man was last seen wearing an off-white or khaki baseball cap, red hooded zipper sweatshirt with a black shirt underneath, black sweatpants and black shoes.


Anyone with information about the case is asked to contact the Metropolitan Police Department’s Command Information Center at (202) 727-9099. A reward of up to $10,000 is being offered for information which leads to the arrest and conviction.

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 2,926 other followers