Montgomery County Police say they are investigating two separate burglaries believed to have been committed by the same suspect in Silver Spring.
Police have released surveillance video and are asking for the public’s help in identifying the suspect.
“The investigation by detectives has revealed that on December 12, an unknown black male suspect broke into the laundry room of the apartment complex located in the 8700 block of Manchester Road,” reads an MCPD news release. “Once inside the suspect stole property belonging to the residents of the apartment complex and damaged the washing and drying machines.
“Detectives determined that on January 5, the same male suspect returned to the apartment complex and again, broke into the laundry room. Once inside, the suspect stole additional property belonging to residents and damaged the washing and drying machines.
“Anyone with information regarding this suspect or these crimes is asked to call the 3rd District Investigative Section at 240-773-6870.”