Police Seek Help Identifying Suspect in White Oak Carjacking

Detectives from the county police department’s Major Crimes Division are asking for the public’s help to identify a suspect in a June 13 carjacking at a White Oak bus stop. The investigation showed that the suspect stole property from a business in the 10100 block of New Hampshire Avenue at approximately 7 p.m. that day, fleeing on foot.

Police Investigating Shots Fired at Vehicle in White Oak; Surveillance Video Released

Detectives from the Montgomery County Police Department’s 3rd District are investigating shots fired at an occupied vehicle that occurred shortly after midnight on January 23 in a commercial parking lot in White Oak. Area video surveillance captured the suspect firing a gun at the victim’s vehicle, and MCPD is asking for the public’s help with identifying the suspect.

Sears White Oak Location Slated for Closing, Forbes Reports

Sears in White Oak has been included on the latest list of 10 stores to be closed by parent company Transformco, Forbes reported over the weekend. The store opened in 1966 “and stands as a symbol of the company’s suburban initiatives,” the magazine reported. “It was a time when Sears carried practically everything. It didn’t need to attach itself to an enclosed shopping mall.”

White Oak ABS Store Reopens

The county’s Alcohol Beverage Services store in the White Oak Shopping Center at 11239 New Hampshire Ave. reopened yesterday, the department announced. The store temporarily closed after an employee tested positive for COVID-19.