Man Reported Acting Suspiciously In Emmitsburg








The Frederick County Sheriff’s Office is investigating.



Emmitsburg, Md (KM) Some suspicious activity has been reported in Emmitsburg recently, and the Frederick County Sheriff’s Office is investigating.

Authorities say on Tuesday, January 19th, at around 3:30 PM, two women shopping at the Jubilee Foods on East Main Street saw a Black man about six-feet tall, 200-pounds,  follow them around the store. He stood in the checkout line behind them with no items to purchase. After completing their sale, the two women said the man followed them out to the parking lot, and entered a white Honda passenger car. The man drove behind them as the two women traveled down West Main Street in Emmitsburg. They managed to lose him at a traffic light in town.

Surveillance video and witness statements say the man was about 45-55 years of age, with black hair, wearing short-sleeve orange, button-up shirt, dark colored blue jeans, black shoes and a dark colored jacket.

On the afternoon of Saturday, January 23rd, Mount Saint Mary’s University security saw a that same man acting suspiciously. on campus. Personnel from the University’s  Department of Public Safety approached him, and he left the campus without incident.

Anyone who knows this man’s identity is asked to contact the Sheriff’s Office. They can send an e-mail to Sgt. Jeff Hyatt at [email protected], or call the Tip Line at 301-600-4131.



By Kevin McManus