Suspect got away with an undisclosed amount of cash.
Frederick, Md (KM) Frederick Police are investigating the armed robbery of the Freestate gas station at 1180 West Patrick Street late Monday morning
Officers responded to the scene at around 11:36 AM. They heard from witnesses who said they saw a Black male enter the store, produce a weapon and demand money. He got away on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash. No one was injured.
The suspect was last seen heading toward the Hillcrest area. The School System placed Hillcrest Elementary School on partial lockdown while officers searched for the suspect.
Anyone who has information about this incident is asked to contact Frederick Police. They can call Detective David Dewees at 301-600-2123. Citizens can remain anonymous and call the Frederick Police Crime Tip Line at 301-600-TIPS (8477).
By Kevin McManus