Police Investigating Assault And Theft Incident In Bethesda

Gaithersburg, MD (From Montgomery County Police) – “Officers from the Montgomery County Department of Police – 2nd District Patrol are investigating a theft and assault that occurred on Tuesday, March 5, 2024, in the 7000 block of Democracy Boulevard in Bethesda. The department has released surveillance photos of the suspect and are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying her.

The preliminary investigation by officers has revealed that at approximately 1:24 p.m., on Tuesday March 5, 2024, the unknown suspect entered Macy’s at the Westfield Montgomery Mall, with a known accomplice, and stole property. When loss prevention personnel approached the suspects, the suspects assaulted the employee and then fled the scene.

Anyone with information regarding these suspects or this crime is asked to visit the Crime Solvers of Montgomery County, MD website at www.crimesolversmcmd.org and click on the “www.p3tips.com” link at the top of the page or call 1-866-411-8477. Tips with information leading to an arrest may be eligible for a reward from $250 up to $10,000. Tips may remain anonymous.”