On today's date, 06-19-14, the Frederick Police Department responded to a reported strong armed robbery in the area of the Ashley's Furniture parking lot in the Frederick Shopping Ctr. 14-046159
On today's date, 06-19-14, at approximately 2120 hours, the Frederick Police Department responded to the 1400 Block of Taney Avenue in order to contact the victim of an alleged robbery that had occurred 20 minutes prior. The victim stated that the robbery occurred on the parking lot to the rear of the Ashley Furniture store which is located in the Frederick Shopping Center on W. 7th Street.
The victim advised he was approached by three males, two black males and a white male, who pushed him to the ground. During the assault, the suspect males demanded an undisclosed amount of US currency from the victim. Once the suspects made off with the currency, they fled the area toward W. 7th St.
They are described as follows: 1) Black Male, 25-30 yrs old, 6' tall, thin build. Dred locks. Wearing all black. 2) Black Male, 25-30 yrs old, 5-8 tall, short hair, blue jeans, unknown shirt. 3) White Male, 30 years old, 5-8 tal, thin build, scruffy facial hair.
The victim was not injured as a result of the incident. Anyone who saw anything unusual or may have observed this incident, which occurred at approximately 2100 hours, are asked to contact Detective Anthony McPeak. He may be reached at 301-600-6391. Anonymous Tips can be left at 301-600-TIPS (8477)
Case Report: 14-046159
Investigating Detective: Det. Anthony McPeak
Release Author: Cpl. W. Trapp
Department PIO: Lt. Clark Pennington