Frederick Police are investigating a strong armed robbery that occurred shortly after 2:00 a.m. in the downtown area.
On 04/27/2013 at approximately 0212 hours, officers of the Frederick Police Department responded to the area of the 100 block of N. Court St. for a report of an altercation between 3 persons. Initial responding officers were unable to locate anything. Approximately 10 minutes later, officers were flagged down by a subject a few blocks away and advised that this subject had been the victim of a strong armed robbery that had been the source of the initial call on N. Court St. Initial descriptions by the victim are as follows: the assailants were described as 2 black males, one heavyset, about 5-04 dressed in all dark clothing and a black baseball cap and one taller around 6-09 in a black jacket with a red hat. The victim sustained minor non-life threatening injuries during the assault and was relieved of several items of personal property. . It is believed that the assailants were together and were possibly seen by the public at one or more bars in the downtown area. The investigation continues.
Anyone with information regarding this crime is asked to call the Frederick Police at 301-600-2100, or anonymously at 301-600-8477. Crime tips may be sent via text message at 240-674-8477.
Investigating Officer: M. K. Donovan #448
Officer preparing release: Cpl. M.E.Pue, III #285