Man robbed at knifepoint while jogging in Linthicum

| February 7, 2015 | 1 Comment

Armed knife RobberyOn February 7,2015 at 2:00 p.m. officers responded to the area of Benton Ave. at Sycamore Rd. in Linthicum for a report of a robbery.

Upon arrival, officers met with the victim, a 24-year-old male, who reported that he was jogging on a trail in the area when a male suspect came up behind him and pushed him, knocking him to the ground. The suspect got on the victim’s back and held a box cutter up to the man’s face and demanded an I-pod he was wearing. The suspect then ripped the I-pod off of the victim’s arm and fled. The victim suffered several small scratches on his cheek as a result of the attack, but no medical attention was required.

The suspect is described as a black male, 5’10”, wearing a black knee-length t-shirt with a black long-sleeved shirt under it, gray jeans, and brown boots. The suspect also has a mole on his left cheek.

Source: AACoPD

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