“Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Third District seek the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect in an Assault with a Dangerous Weapon (Knife) offense that occurred on Friday, November 17, 2017, in the 1100 block of Kenyon Street, Northwest.
At approximately 1:19 am, the suspect approached the victim, inside of an establishment, at the listed location. The suspect brandished two knives and then lunged at the victim. The victim was able to deflect the assault without sustaining any injuries. The suspect then fled the location.
The suspect, described as a white male, was captured by a surveillance camera and can be seen in these photos (above.)
Anyone who has information regarding this case should call police at 202-727-9099. Additionally, information may be submitted to the TEXT TIP LINE by sending a text message to 50411.