Police Seek Help in Annapolis Mall Assault on Female Shopper in the Early Hours Friday
from the Southern District are asking for the public’s help in a seemingly random assault on a female shopper that took place on November 29 at the PoliceAnnapolis Mall. The incident took place around 12:40 a.m., according to a media release from police spokesman Justin Mulcahy.
The mall opened early for “Black Friday”— at 10 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day and remained open through Friday at 10 p.m.
According to the police report, the victim was shopping in the Victoria’s Secret store when she was assaulted by two women. The victim did not report the incident until she returned to her home in Arnold about 20 minutes later when she called police.
Mulcahy said that the victim reported that a woman approached her and said that the victim had assaulted her. The woman then pushed the victim to the ground, jumped on top of her and began punching her in the head “several times.”
The report said that after the assault began, a second woman joined in and started punching the victim in the head as well.
The victim said that she had never before seen the two suspects. Police are looking for two black females, “with heavy builds.” One was wearing gold earrings and had black hair with red tips. The second was wearing a white sweatshirt.
Anyone with information on this incident or the identity of the parties involved is asked to call AAPD at Southern District, 410-22-1965.
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