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Posted on: August 29, 2015

[ARCHIVED] Police Seek Assistance in Locating Home Invasion Suspect (CID)

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The Frederick Police Department has made two arrests in an early morning home invasion and is seeking a third suspect...


Corey Malik Grant, subject wanted in this incident has been LOCATED and arrested on today's date, 08-29-15 when the Frederick Police Department received an anonymous tip of his location in the 1400 block of W. Key Parkway. Patrol Officers arrived and located Grant and he was taken into custody without incident and charged under an Arrest Warrant filed in this case.

Mr. Grant has been charged with numerous charges to include:

Home Invasion
Numerous Robbery counts
Numerous Burglary countsand
Numerous Assault counts, to include 1st and 2nd degree assault.

Author of update: Cpl. W. Trapp


Original Release:

On 08/26/2015 at approximately 12:46 AM Frederick Police Officers responded for a welfare check at a residence located in the 500 block of Sylvan Court Frederick, MD.

Upon arrival on scene Officers located a victim of an assault inside of the residence. The victim had sustained injuries during a robbery which had just occurred inside of the residence. The victim was transported to a local hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries. Detectives with the Criminal Investigation Division ultimately responded to further investigate this incident.

Det. Gene Alston was assigned as the lead investigator in this case. During the subsequent investigation Det. Alston determined that a group of suspects entered the residence with the intent to assault and rob the occupants. A single adult female victim sustained injuries as a result of this incident. A suspect was identified as Corey Malik Grant. Grant had fled the scene prior to police arrival with two additional suspects. As of 11:00 PM on 08/26/2015 Grant has not been located.

Two additional suspects were identified during the investigation to be Corey Matthew Smith and Justice Cheyenne Nichole Gales, both of Frederick, MD. Both Smith and Gales were located and arrested without incident on 08/26/2015. Both Gales and Smith are charged with the below listed offenses.

The investigation revealed that the victim and Grant were known to one another prior to the incident. The victim had previously sought a protective order from the Maryland Circuit Court protecting the victim from Grant. This protective order was active at the time of the assault.

The Frederick Police Department is still attempting to locate Grant on the outstanding warrant. The Frederick Police Department is urging anyone with information in this case or regarding the current whereabouts of Corey Malik Grant to contact the Frederick Police Department at 301-600-2102 or the police agency in their jurisdiction. Anonymous information not requiring an immediate response may be left on the Frederick Police Department Crime Tip Line at 301-600-8477. (TIPS)

Suspect #1 – Currently Wanted by the Frederick Police Department
Corey Malik Grant
DOB: 09/28/1970
7600 Block of Anvil Drive
Frederick, Maryland

Suspect #2 - Arrested
Corey Matthew Smith
DOB: 07/22/1991
7600 Block of Anvil Drive
Frederick, Maryland

Suspect #3 - Arrested
Justice Cheyenne Nichole Gales
DOB: 09/10/1995
7600 Block of Anvil Drive
Frederick, Maryland

Charges: (Corey Smith / Justice Gales)

(1) Count Home Invasion
(1) Count First Degree Assault
(1) Count Conspiracy to Commit 1st Degree Assault
(1) Count Second Degree Assault
(1) Count Conspiracy to Commit 2nd Degree Assault
(1) Count of Reckless Endangerment
(1) Count Conspiracy to commit Reckless Endangerment
(1) Count Armed Robbery
(1) Count Conspiracy to Commit Armed Robbery
(1) Count Robbery
(1) Count Conspiracy to Commit Robbery
(1) Count 1st Degree Burglary
(1) Count Conspiracy to Commit 3rd Degree Burglary
(1) Count 4th Degree Burglary Theft
(1) Count Conspiracy to Commit 4th Degree Burglary Tools
(1) Count Conspiracy to Commit 4th Degree Burglary Permitting Use of Tools
(1) Count Theft less than $1000.00
(1) Count Conspiracy to Use Dangerous Weapon
(1) Count False Imprisonment

Case #: 2015-069814
Investigator: Det. Gene Alston 301-600-1269
Author: Sgt. Aaron Lapp 301-600-6390
PIO Contact: Lt. Clark Pennington 301-600-3935

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