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Anne Arundel County Police Department - Western District
Monday March 11th, 2013 :: 10:42 a.m. EDT

Armed Robbery @ Piney Orchard Verizon Store Saturday Evening... Detectives Seek Info...


On Saturday March 9, 2013, at approximately 8:15 p.m., officers from the Western District responded to the Verizon Wireless store located in the 8700 block of Piney Orchard Parkway in Odenton for a report of an armed robbery that had just occurred.

Upon arrival, officers spoke with a male employee, who indicated that two male suspects entered the business armed with handguns. The suspects took an undisclosed amount of U.S. Currency and merchandise before fleeing the business. Officers, a K-9 unit and the Aviation unit searched the area, but were unable to locate the suspects.

Suspect #1: Black male, approximately 5’8”, 150 pounds with a dark complexion, wearing a blue ski jacket, a black ski mask and blue jeans

Suspect #2: Black male, approximately 6’1”, 210 pounds with a dark complexion, wearing a light blue hooded sweatshirt and blue jeans

Anyone with information about this robbery is asked to call the Criminal Investigation Division Robbery Unit at 410-222-3566; or the Police Department's non-emergency number 410-222-8610; or

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Anne Arundel County Police Department - Western District
8273 Telegraph Rd
Odenton, MD 21113

Emergency: 9-1-1

8700 Piney Orchard Parkway
Odenton, MD 21113

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