Detectives from the Frederick Police Department are investigating an armed robbery that occurred on South Market Street.
At approximately 1040 hours Patrol Officers from the Frederick Police Department responded to 52 South Market Street, Capa Imports, for a report of an armed robbery.
It is believed that 2 Black Males entered the store and displayed handguns. The males threatened the store owner and took an undisclosed amount of money. The suspects fled the area on foot and were last seen North bound on South Market Street. The suspects are described as;
Suspect #1- Black Male
Wearing Black hoodie and gray sweat pants
Suspect #2- Black Male
Wearing Black hoodie and blue jeans
Detectives and other members of the Frederick Police Department located 2 individuals matching the description of the suspects. Both individuals were ultimately released and believed not to be involved in this incident.
Anyone with information about this case or who was in the area around the time of this incident is asked to call Detective Putman at 301-600-4112. Anonymous tips can be left at 301-600-8477, or texted to 240-674-8477.
Investigating Officer: Det. Putman
Preparing Officer: Cpl. Alcorn
PIO: Lt. Pennington