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Update: “Armed robbery suspect is in custody” About that Big Police Presence with Helicopter in Columbia Heights

Photo by Marie Whittaker

Multiple readers report/inquire:

“For the past 30-45 minutes, a police helicopter has been circling over the Columbia heights area. Any idea what is going on?”

Marie says:

“just asked a cop– robbery suspect with a gun”

Update from MPD:

“Armed robbery suspect is in custody. All roads are now open. No threats to the community.”

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