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Detectives Investigate Commercial Burglary in Bethesda; Surveillance Video of Suspects Released

For Immediate Release: Wednesday, February 2, 2022

Gaithersburg, MD - Detectives from the Montgomery County Department of Police – 2nd District Investigative Section are investigating a December 1, 2021 burglary of the LensCrafters store in the 7100 block of Arlington Rd. in Bethesda. Detectives have released surveillance video of the three male suspects and are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying them.        


On December 2, 2nd District Officers responded to the location for the report of a commercial burglary that occurred earlier.       

The investigation by detectives has determined that one of the suspects smashed the lower portion of the glass side entry door. The suspects then crawled through the broken portion of the door and entered the store. The suspects removed merchandise from the shelves, placed them inside a plastic bag and fled the scene on foot.  


Detectives reviewed the surveillance footage of the store and obtained a physical description of the suspects.  

Anyone with information regarding these three suspects or this crime is asked to call the 2nd District Investigative Section at 240-773-6710 or 240-773-TIPS, or contact Crime Solvers of Montgomery County toll-free at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477).  A reward of up to $10,000 is being offered for information that leads to the arrest of the suspects. Callers can remain anonymous.   

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Release ID: 22-078
Media Contact: CC 
Categories: burglary