Armed Suspect Robs Man of Property, Shih Tzu Dog

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    Police say a suspect got away with a 3-year-old Shih Tzu dog during a robbery Tuesday night in northeast Washington.

    Crews responded to the are of 49th Street and Central Avenue NE just before midnight. A man told police he was approached by a stranger carrying a gun in a green, four-door car. The suspect then robbed him of his personal property, as well as the dog he was walking at the time.

    The dog is described as a Shih Tzu with silver, white and brown colored fur.

    The suspect is described as a black man with dark complexion, standing 5'0" and weighing 125 pounds.

    If you have any information, call police at 202-727-9099.