Detectives from the county’s 3rd District Investigative Section are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying suspects caught on surveillance video during a strong-armed robbery that occurred on November 23 inside the CVS Pharmacy in Downtown Silver Spring.
Officers from the 3rd District responded to the CVS Pharmacy in the 800 block of Wayne Ave. at 4:14 p.m. on November 23 for the report of a strong-armed robbery that had just taken place, according to an MCPD press release. Upon investigation, detectives have determined that the juvenile male victim entered the pharmacy in order to make a purchase. Upon entering the pharmacy, the four suspects surrounded the victim and demanded the hooded sweatshirt he was wearing. The victim complied with the suspects’ demands and handed over his sweatshirt. The suspects then exited the pharmacy and left the scene.
Video footage of the suspects was obtained from the pharmacy surveillance cameras.
Anyone with information regarding these suspects or the robbery is asked to call the 3rd District Investigative Section at (240) 773-TIPS or Crime Solvers of Montgomery County toll-free at (866) 411-TIPS (8477). A reward of up to $10,000 is being offered for information that leads to the arrest of the suspects. Callers may remain anonymous.
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