106.7 The Fan All News 99.1 WNEW CBS Sports Radio 1580

D.C. Police Charge Man in Restaurant Robbery

View Comments
File photo of a police car. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

File photo of a police car. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Latest News

Get Breaking News First

Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning.
Sign Up

WASHINGTON (CBSDC/AP) — D.C. police have charged a man with robbing a couple at gunpoint as they dined on the patio of a restaurant last month.

Police on Sunday said they have arrested 30-year-old James Edward Wade of Washington and charged him with armed robbery.

Police posted a video of the robbery on YouTube on Thursday and said Wade’s arrest followed numerous tips from the public. The robbery happened on the night of May 17 outside Pizzoli’s Pizzeria on 12th Street in Logan Circle.

A man who answered the telephone at a listing for Wade said he had not lived at the address in years.

Follow WNEW on Twitter.

(© Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,564 other followers