One Suspect Arrested In Armed Robbery In Frederick




The investigation into the incident is continuing.



Frederick, Md (KM) Frederick Police say a suspect has been arrested in connection with an armed robbery. Lencho Abdalla Usman of Bethesda was taken into custody, and charged with armed robbery, two counts of theft and 2nd-degree assault. He is being held without bond.

On Sunday night just before 7:32, officers were dispatched to the CVS store at 402 South Jefferson Street to investigate reports of an armed. robbery. Authorities say a suspect vehicle was located on Interstate 70, and a pursuit began. But because of safety reasons, the pursuit was called off.

The suspect vehicle was located in Baltimore County.   Police there took him into custody, and Usman  was brought back to Frederick.

This case is still under investigation, and anyone who has information which could help is asked to contact Frederick Police. They can call the non-emergency line at 301-600-2100. Citizens who want to remain anonymous can call the Tip Line at 301-600-TIPS {8477},or send a text to 240-674-TIPS {8477}. Tips can also be sent in by e-mail to [email protected].


By Kevin McManus