Armed Robbery Suspect Arrested On Friday

He’s charged with taking two phones from the victim in downtown Frederick.



Frederick, Md (KM) Frederick Police Officers on Friday evening arrested a suspect in an armed robbery which occurred earlier in the day. Troyvonte Camaar Burns, 25, of Frederick,  is charged with one count each of armed robbery, 1st-degree assault, reckless endangerment and theft between $1,500 and $25,00..

At around 2:15 in the 300 block of North Market Street, the victim says he was approached by an individual who asked about buying a phone. The suspect took two phones from the victim, and threatened that person with a weapon.

Investigators identified Burns as the suspect.

At around 8:00 PM on Friday, officers with the Street Crimes Unit saw Burns in the 500 block of Klinehart’s Alley. He was taken into custody after a brief pursuit.

Authorities say the investigation into this armed robbery is continuing, and anyone who has information is asked to contact Frederick Police. They can remain anonymous by calling the Crime Tip Line at 301-600-TIPS (8477). They can also send their information by e-mail to [email protected]; or send a text message to240-674-TIPS (8477)


By Kevin McManus




Troyvonte Burns