DC woman injured in kidnapping and robbery

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WASHINGTON, D.C. — A woman was injured early Sunday when she was briefly kidnapped into a car in Northwest and robbed by three men.

The woman was walking in the 1600 block of Monroe Street around 3:30 a.m. when an unknown man grabbed her around the shoulders and forced her into a white work van.

In the van, she was assaulted by two other men, who robbed her of several personal items and then threw her out of the van around Woodley Park. She sustained non-life-threatening injuries.

The persons of interest are described as black males in their late thirties. The vehicle is described as a white work van. The vehicle’s make, model and registration are unknown.

Anyone who has information regarding this case should call police at 202-727-9099. Additionally, information may be submitted to the TEXT TIP LINE by text messaging 50411.

Crime Solvers of Washington, DC currently offers a reward of up to $1,000 to anyone who provides information that leads to the arrest and indictment of the person or persons responsible for a crime committed in the District of Columbia.