CALIFORNIA, Md. – On Thursday, July 14, 2022, deputies with the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigations Division’s Criminal Intelligence Unit responded to an armed robbery call at the Giant grocery store in California. Deputies canvassed the immediate area and determined the suspect vehicle was a white SUV, which was observed traveling northbound on Three Notch Road driving recklessly after the robbery.
The Criminal Intelligence Unit broadcasted a lookout for the suspect vehicle to neighboring jurisdictions. Shortly after the robbery at the Giant store in St. Mary’s, the Calvert County Sheriff’s Office responded to a robbery at a pharmacy in Prince Frederick and apprehended two suspects at the scene. The white SUV was located and stopped by Calvert deputies, resulting in the arrest of a third suspect.
The three suspects arrested in Calvert County have been positively identified as the same suspects in the robbery in St. Mary’s County and charges are forthcoming from the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office today. The investigation continues.
The suspects are currently being held at the Calvert County Detention Center.
PRINCE FREDERICK, Md. – On Thursday, July 14, 2022, at approximately 2:15 p.m., deputies from the Calvert County Sheriff’s Office Patrol Bureau responded to the Walgreens pharmacy located at 355 Market Square Drive in Prince Frederick, MD, for the report of a robbery in progress.
Preliminary investigation revealed two suspects entered the business, approached the pharmacy clerk, jumped over the pharmacy counter, and stole prescription medication.
Two suspects were apprehended on scene and a third subject of interest was apprehended during a traffic stop northbound Rt. 4 in the area of the Norfolk Dr. in Owings, MD.
Detectives from the Criminal Investigation Bureau have assumed the investigation. Anyone with information about this incident or subjects involved is asked to contact Det. Ted Yates at Edward.Yates@calvertcountymd.gov.
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