April 16th, 2012 by WCBC Radio
The Maryland State responded to the report of an attempted armed robbery at Mr. T’s Market in Ellerslie at approximately 8:52 pm on Sunday. Upon arrival, witnesses provided information about a white female suspect, wearing all black clothing and a mask, who entered the store displaying what appeared to be a handgun. A citizen who was in the store confronted the suspect and attempted to disarm her. The suspect was able to flee on foot from the store in an unknown direction. An extensive search was conducted using MSP K-9 units and Trooper 5 support. C3I investigators responded to the scene and will be handling the investigation. Anyone with information can call the Maryland State Police at 301-729-2101 or C3I at 301-777-0326.