On January 8, 2014, at approximately 12:08 a.m., officers from the Western District responded to the 3500 block of Laurel Fort Meade Road in Laurel for a report of strong arm robbery that just occurred.
Upon arrival, officers spoke with the 20-year-old male victim from Laurel, who reported that an unidentified male suspect approached him while he was walking in the 3500 block of Laurel Fort Meade Road. The suspect suddenly struck the victim in the back of the head with his fist and demanded money from him during the assault. The suspect ultimately fled the scene with an undisclosed amount of money and the victim’s shoes. Numerous officers canvassed the vicinity, but were unable to locate the suspect. The victim did not require medical treatment.
Suspect: Black male, approximately 6’0” with a thin build, clean cut, wearing a black jacket and dark pants