Original release (August 30, 2016 12:23 p.m.):
The Baltimore County Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect responsible for an August 5 robbery at an Essex gas station.
Just before 9 a.m. on August 5, the suspect entered a BP gas station store in the 200 block of Eastern Boulevard 21221. He displayed a gun and demanded money. The suspect then fled the scene.
Fortunately, there were no injuries.
Pictures of the suspect were captured on the store’s video surveillance system.
This incident is under investigation by the Baltimore County Police Robbery Unit.
Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call police at 410-307-2020 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.
Callers to Metro Crime Stoppers
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If you have information on the above crime/suspect please call, text, or e-mail: Metro Crime Stoppers hotline available 24-hours a day toll free.
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Text message: Text "MCS" plus your message to "CRIMES" (274637)
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