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Detectives Investigate Shed Burglary in Burtonsville

For Immediate Release: Monday, December 19, 2022

Gaithersburg, MD – Detectives from the Montgomery County Department of Police – 3rd District Investigative Section are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying a male suspect who committed a burglary on Wednesday, December 7, 2022. Detectives have released surveillance video of the suspect.  

At approximately 8:45 p.m., 3rd District officers responded to the 14900 block of Old Columbia Pike for the report of a burglary that occurred earlier.  

The investigation by detectives determined that an unknown suspect entered the victim’s vehicle but did not take anything. Then, the suspect entered the victim’s shed and stole power tools.  

The suspect is described as a Black male, in his 20s to early 30s, wearing a grey hooded sweatshirt, tan pants, and a black backpack.  

Anyone with information regarding this suspect or this crime 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). A reward of up to $10,000 is being offered for information that leads to the arrest of the suspect. Callers can remain anonymous. 

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Release ID: 22-624
Media Contact: L.N.J.Ivey 
Categories: burglary