Police: One of two Cherry Hill juveniles held in Glen Burnie armed robbery charged as an adult

Two juveniles from Cherry Hill were arrested in connection with the armed robbery of a man in Glen Burnie.  One of those juveniles is being charged as an adult, according to the Anne Arundel County Police Department. 

Officials say officers responded to the area of Furnace Branch Road at Thomas Road in Glen Burnie on Thursday March 11, 2021, for an armed robbery. Officers located the victim who reported that he and his friends were riding their bikes in the parking garage of the Hein Building in Glen Burnie. Another group of bike riders entered the garage and the victim and his friend decided to leave. Both groups left the garage and traveled eastbound on Baltimore Annapolis Boulevard. The victim advised he attempted to evade the other group but failed. 

As the victim approached the area of Route 10 and  Baltimore Annapolis Boulevard, a subject rode up next to the victim and kicked him off his bike. One of the suspects knocked the victim to the ground, while another displayed a black handgun, and took his bike. The victim then ran away from the scene and called the police. 

A description of the suspects and the stolen bike was given to officers searching the area. A group of subjects were located  in possession of the stolen bike. Within the group, two males were found matching the description of the subjects involved in the robbery of the bike.

A K-9 officer responded to the scene and conducted an article search. The police dog located a bag containing a black handgun with an extended magazine that was discarded in the nearby wooded area.  The handgun was determined to be a BB gun. 

The two suspects who were involved in the robbery were identified by the victim and arrested.  Both suspects were juveniles; one was charged as an adult:

1) Quarron Deavon Phillips (Charged as Adult)
17 years of age
Cherry Hill, Maryland

2) Juvenile Male (Charged on Juvenile Citation)
Cherry Hill, Maryland