Suspects attack person inside DC home, take property and puppy

Suspects broke into an occupied Southwest D.C. home and assaulted the person inside before taking some property, including a puppy, the police said Friday.

It happened around 7 p.m. Thursday on the 100 block of Irvington Street. Police said the suspects forced their way in and brandished a gun.

The dog is a 5-week old male American bulldog named Deemo. It is brown with grey eczema patches.

Police are looking for the suspects, one of whom was captured by a nearby surveillance camera.

One suspect was caught on camera. Click to enlarge. (Courtesy D.C. police)

Anyone with more information on what happened should call D.C. police at 202-727-9099.

Abigail Constantino

Abigail Constantino started her journalism career writing for a local newspaper in Fairfax County, Virginia. She is a graduate of American University and The George Washington University.

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