Montgomery County police detectives are asking for the public’s help to identify three suspects in an Aug. 3 armed robbery, according to a press release.

The incident took place Sunday evening, and police responded at about 10:40 p.m. to the Spring Beer & Wine Store at 9330 Georgia Ave.

According to video surveillance released by the Major Crimes Division, two suspects armed with handguns entered the store with their faces concealed.

“The suspects assaulted an adult male employee, stole an undisclosed amount of currency from the business, and fled in a dark-colored SUV which was being driven by the third suspect,” according to the department.

Anyone with information about the robbery should call the division at 240.773.5100. Anonymous tips can be called into Crime Solvers of Montgomery County at 866.411.TIPS (8477), or tips can be submitted online.

Crime Solvers will pay a reward of up to $10,000 for information provided to them that leads to an arrest.

Screenshot from surveillance video. Photos from Montgomery County Police Department (click to enlarge images)


Mike Diegel

Co-Founder/Editor at Source of the Spring
Mike Diegel, a founding member of Source of the Spring, is a Silver Spring advocate who has been appointed by the county executive to several committees and task forces. He currently is a member of the Silver Spring Arts & Entertainment District Advisory Committee. His background is in journalism and he earned a bachelor of arts in communications from McDaniel College. He is self-employed as a communications consultant and is an active volunteer with Appalachian Great Pyrenees Rescue. He has lived for more than 20 years in Northwood/Four Corners with his wife Trish and multiple Great Pyrenees dogs. He is better known around Silver Spring as the Guy with the Big White Dogs.
Police Seek Help Identifying Armed Robbery Suspects