The Frederick Police Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying a vehicle involved in a recent robbery incident. On May 10, 2023, at approximately 5:46 PM, officers from the Frederick Police Department responded to an incident in the vicinity of Hillcrest Drive and Lancaster Place in Frederick City, where a robbery occured.
During the incident, the suspect used force against a woman and her juvenile daughter while stealing the woman’s purse. The suspect, described as a white male with a goatee and arm tattoos, fled the scene in a black 2008-2017 Mitsubishi Lancer with an unknown license plate.
The victims involved in this case received medical attention from EMS for minor injuries and were subsequently released from the scene.
Detectives are urging anyone with information regarding the suspect or the suspect’s vehicle to contact Det. Jones at 240-674-7058 (call or text) or KJones@FrederickMDPolice.org. Callers may also remain anonymous and contact the Frederick Police Department’s Crime Tip Line at 301-600-TIPS (8477). The Frederick Police Department partners with Metro Crime Stoppers (MCS) of Maryland. Submitting a tip through MCS may result in the tipster receiving up to a $2000 cash reward if the information leads to an arrest. Please visit for more information.
Incident Type: Robbery
Location: Hillcrest Drive at Lancaster Place
Lead investigator: Det. Jones
Author of release: Lt. Jon Holler
PIO Contact: Samantha Long at SLong@frederickmdpolice.org or 240-586-0462