Suspect Arrested For Two Armed Robberies in Frederick

He was taken into custody on Sun., Dec. 15th.


Frederick,, Md (KM) A Jefferson man has been charged in connection with two armed robberies in Frederick recently. Police say Anthony Young, 33, was arrested on Sunday at his home by officers serving a search and seizure warrant.

Investigators say Young made some incriminating statements during an interview regarding the robberies of the American Legion Post at 1450 Taney Avenue on November 18th, and the Woodsboro Bank at 900 North East Street on December 5th

Young is charged with armed robbery, reckless endangerment, being a felon in possession of a handgun in the commission of a violent  crime, 1st-degree assault, 2nd-degree assault and theft under $1500.

Young was in District Court on Tuesday for a bond hearing.  Judge Dino Flores denied bail.

Authorities say this is an ongoing investigation, and Frederick Police are working with the State’s Attorney’s Office to determine whether more charges will be filed. Anyone who has additional information about the two robberies or the suspect is asked to contact Frederick Police. They can call the non-emergency number is 301-600-2102; The Tip Line number is 301-600-TIPS (8477). Tips can also be sent by e-mail to [email protected].


By Kevin McManus





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