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Man Robbed at Gun Point in Glen Burnie While Attempting to Retrieve Item Purchased Online
On November 13, 2019 at approximately 9:30 p.m., officers responded to the area of the 100 block of 5th Avenue, SE in Glen Burnie for a report of a citizen robbery. The male victim reported that he had been robbed of his Apple Iphone 8 and a professional tattoo kit at gunpoint.
The victim told officers that he had set up a meeting with an unknown female for the purposes of selling a tattoo kit he had listed on a social media site. The female asked the victim to ride with her to an ATM so she could get the correct amount of money for the sale. The victim entered the vehicle and drove to a parking lot where a male suspect entered the vehicle.
The female suspect displayed a handgun while the male suspect removed the victim's property. The victim was dropped off and the suspects fled in the vehicle. The victim returned to his residence where he called 911. Officers searched the area but were unable to locate the vehicle or suspects.
The victim did not report any injures as a result of this incident.
Northern District detectives are investigating this incident. Anyone with information is asked to call 410-222-6135 or the TipLine at 410-222-4700.
Community members are encouraged to use the Anne Arundel County "Transaction Safe Zones" for e-commerce, which are located in the lobbies of all four district stations and available 24 hours a day or the lobby of headquarters which is open from 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. weekdays.
1) White female, 20-22 years of age, thin build, wearing dark clothing
2) Black male, 20-23 years of age, 6'0", wearing dark clothing