WASHINGTON DC April 20 2017 Two men armed with AK-47s robbed an armored truck driver in Northwest D.C. shortly before noon on Wednesday, police say.
The men took a bag from the driver, which police later revealed was empty, then fled the scene in the 5400 block of Fifth Street NW in a car driven by a third suspect, police say. They drove away eastbound on Kennedy Street NW.
The bag was recovered by officers arriving on the scene.
The getaway car was described as a dark Dodge Charger with chrome wheels. The car has Maryland temporary tags (first two numbers 54), police say.
One suspect was described as about 6-foot-1 wearing a tan sweater and dark pants, armed with an AK-47. The other was described as 5-foot-8 to 5-foot-10 wearing a gray hoodie and black pants, also armed with an AK-47.
Police say anyone who has any information should please call 202-727-9099.