On 01/27/12 at approximately 1923 hours, Frederick Police officers responded to 490 B. Prospect Blvd, Tuesday Morning, in reference to a strong armed robbery that had just occurred.
Upon arrival contact was made with victim who stated she and another employee closed the store and exited towards the parking lot when they were approached by a white male who stated "give me the money." The suspect stated the male grabbed her purse and a night deposit envelope containing a sum of money to take it away from her. The suspect then fled on foot in the direction of S. Jefferson St.
The victim described the male as a white male approximately 5`06"-5`07" tall, thin build, approximately 25 years of age or younger, was wearing a red bandanna covering his face, a navy blue ski hat, navy blue or black sweat jacket, blue jeans, and sneakers.
Officers of the Frederick Police Department and the Frederick County Sheriff’s Office established a perimeter and conducted a K-9 search of the area which met with negative results.
Anyone having information about this crime and the identity of the suspect is encouraged to contact the Frederick Police Department. You may anonymously report the information by calling 301-600-TIPS (8477).