FREDERICK POLICE DEPARTMENT
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 9, 2018
Frederick Police Make Arrests in Strong-Arm Robbery
At 1304 hours on June 8, 2018, Officers of the Frederick Police Department responded to the area of Stoney Creek Road and Waterside Drive for the report of a strong-arm robbery that had just occurred. The 19-year-old male victim told officers that he was in the area to meet a person known to him for the purpose of purchasing marijuana. The person known to the victim arrived with three other men. The four suspects assaulted and robbed the victim of his wallet and cash. The victim provided officers with information about the known suspect, as well as a description of the vehicle in which the suspects drove out of the area. A lookout was broadcast to officers.
A Deputy with the Frederick County Sheriff’s Office located the vehicle in Walkersville. The following occupants of the vehicle were detained and transported to the Frederick Police Department and were interviewed by Detectives:
- Harmon Matthew Pritchard, 22, of Gaithersburg (picture attached to initial press release);
- Juwan Matthew Favors, 20, of Frederick;
- Robert Brent Higgins, 22, of Frederick; and
- Zachary Austin Sullivan, 20, of Hagerstown.
As a result of the investigation, the four men listed above were each charged with:
- 2nd Degree Assault;
- Theft $100 to under $1500.
The Frederick Police Department would like to thank the Frederick County Sheriff’s Office for their assistance in searching for and locating the suspect. Also, we ask that anyone with additional information regarding this incident to contact Detective McPeak at 240-578-5684. Those with information who wish to remain anonymous can contact the department by voicemail at 301-600-TIPS (8477), text message at 240-674-TIPS (8477), or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Incident Type: Robbery
Investigator: Detective Anthony McPeak - 240-578-5684
Author / Public Information Contact: Lt. Kirk Henneberry - 301-600-6217