Pint-Size, Young Robbery Suspects Sought In Washington, D.C. McDonald's Heist

09/17/2012 09:42 am ET
  • David Lohr Senior Crime Reporter, The Huffington Post

Authorities in Washington, D.C. are seeking the public's help in locating a baby-faced robbery suspect.

According to the Metropolitan Police Department, a 6- or 7-year-old boy was involved in a robbery that occurred at a fast-food restaurant in the 4300 block of Nannie Helen Burroughs Ave. on Sunday.

"A group of young males between the ages of 6 to 14 approached a customer at the McDonald's at approximately 6:30 p.m.," Officer Kenny Bryson told The Huffington Post. "The customer pulled out his phone to contact police and one of the young males snatched the cell phone and fled."

The pre-teen bandit is described as a black male, 4 feet tall and weighing 100 pounds. He is 6 or 7 years old and was wearing a white shirt and black shorts.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call Metro police at 202-727- 9099. Tips can also be texted to 50411.

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