WASHINGTON, D.C. (WUSA) - A man was robbed and beaten in the 300 block of North Carolina Ave SE at about 2:30 a.m. on Wednesday, according to MPD.
The victim was approached by two black males, one with a handgun. A police spokesman said the suspects demanded the victim's personal property. The victim was knocked to the ground and was physically assaulted. He suffered minor injuries.
The suspects are described as black, in their 20s, with short dark hair, 5 feet 4 inches tall, about 150 pounds.
The police spokesman said that this incident as well as the robbery and assault in August in the same area are both under investigation, but the two incidents have not been linked at this time.