Police Ask for the Public’s Help in Finding Laurel Muggers
Anne Arundel County Police are asking for the public’s help in solving a couple of robberies in the Laurel area. According to a media release, the first victim was walking on Russett Green West a little before 10 p.m. on Oct. 14. The pedestrian was approached by three black men. One of the suspects pointed a gun at the victim and demanded property while the other two rifled through his pockets.
Police said the suspects stole property and then fled on foot in an unknown direction. The release said that a witness saw the suspects exit a blue sedan moments before the robbery. The suspects were also sen at a 7-11 convenience store about 30 minutes before the robbery. Their car and the driver are shown in the video stills that accompany this story.
There is more to the story after the photo gallery.
The next night, another victim was walking in the neighborhood of Maryland City at about the same time. This pedestrian was approached by two black men.
One of the men showed a handgun and demanded the victim’s property. The victim handed over his property and the suspects entered a dark sedan occupied by the driver. They fled the area.
Immediately after the robbery, the suspects used the victim’s credit card at a gas station in Maryland City, a McDonalds restaurant on MD-197 at Contee Road in Laurel in Prince George’s County.
The video also shows the suspects at the McDonald’s drive-thru window. The suspect vehicle is thought to be a 2002-2006 Lexus model ES300 or ES330, dark blue with a sunroof.
If you have information on the above crime/suspect please call, email, or text: Metro Crime Stoppers Hotline Available 24-Hours A Day. Toll Free 1-866-7LOCKUP. Text “MCS plus your message” to CRIMES (274637) or visit online at Metro Crimestoppers.
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