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Detectives Investigate Silver Spring Business Robbery

For Immediate Release: Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Detectives from Montgomery County Police-Major Crimes Division are investigating an armed robbery that occurred on January 9 in Silver Spring. On January 9 at approximately 12:49 a.m., three male suspects entered 7-Eleven located at 8455 Colesville Road.  They threatened the store employee who fled to the back of the store.  The suspects removed an undisclosed amount of cash from the store registers and fled the area. These suspects have also been linked to active cases in Washington, D.C. and Anne Arundel County.  Today MCP detectives are releasing photographs of the suspects and are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the suspects.

Suspect One:

  • Black male
  • 5’5” to 5’6” tall
  • 120-140 pounds
  • Approximately 20 years old
  • Wearing black clothing, a gray mask, and sunglasses
Suspect Two:

  • Black male
  • 5’5” to 5’6” tall
  • 120-140 pounds
  • Approximately 20 years old
  • Wearing a black hoodie and orange or red mask
Suspect Three:

  • Unknown race male
  • 5’09” to 5’11” tall
  • 160-190 pounds
  • Approximately 20 years old
  • Wearing an orange or red hoodie and a black ski mask
There may have also been two witnesses to the robbery.  Detectives would like to speak with them and are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the possible witnesses.

Possible Witness One:

  • Black male
  • Approximately 20 years old
  • Average build
  • Last seen wearing a blanket and a flap hat
Possible Witness Two:

  • Black male
  • Approximately 20 years old
  • Average build
  • Wearing a black jacket and black hat
Anyone with information is asked to contact Montgomery County Police Major Crimes at 240-773-5070 or Montgomery County Crime Solvers 866-411-TIPS (8477).  Callers may remain anonymous.

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Colesville suspect 1 2Colesville suspect 1 2 (Original Image)
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Possible witnessPossible witness (Original Image)
Possible witnessPossible witness (Original Image)


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Release ID: 15-020
Media Contact: mcpnews 
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