Skip to main content

Detectives Continue to Investigate Ongoing String of Burglaries

For Immediate Release: Friday, May 6, 2022

Gaithersburg, MD – Detectives from the Montgomery County Department of Police – 3rd District Investigative Section are investigating a string of burglaries that occurred in the Burtonsville, Laurel and Spencerville areas. Detectives have released surveillance video of the suspect and are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying him.  


The investigation by detectives has determined that between the hours of 11 p.m. to approximately 6 a.m., beginning in December of 2021, through April 28, 2022, an unknown male suspect has been using an unknown tool to gain entry into numerous sheds and detached garages throughout the area of Burtonsville, Laurel and Spencerville. Once inside, the suspect steals property, prior to fleeing the scene.  


Investigators believe that the burglaries are committed by the same suspect.


Anyone with information regarding this subject or these crimes is asked to call the 3rd District Investigative Section at 240-773-6870 or 240-773-TIPS, or contact Crime Solvers of Montgomery County toll-free at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477). Callers can remain anonymous. 

# # #

Release ID: 22-234
Media Contact: CTDurham 
Categories: burglary