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Published on June 22, 2024
Man Charged with Armed Robbery on Connecticut Avenue, MPD Cites Meticulous InvestigationSource: Google Street View

The Metropolitan Police Department has reported the arrest of a man following a month-long investigation into a robbery that took place at an establishment on Connecticut Avenue. Citing a press release from the MPD, the suspect, identified as 28-year-old James Quigley of Northwest, allegedly committed the crime on May 22. The event unfolded as the suspect, armed with a handgun, directed an employee to the ground before plundering the cash register and fleeing with both money and additional property.

An official statement indicates that, as a result of a meticulous detective work, Quigley was detained on June 20 and is now facing charges for armed robbery. The MPD credits the arrest to their detective's scrutiny and methodical approach in tracing the events that led back to Quigley. According to the department's release, the robbery took place at approximately 10:40 a.m. on the 2600 block of Connecticut Avenue, Northwest.