Police Press Release December 27, 2016
Commercial Armed Robbery Ferndale
On December 26, 2016, officers responded to Christo’s Discount Liquors located at 7175 Baltimore Annapolis Blvd in Ferndale for an armed robbery of the business. Investigation revealed an unknown armed suspect entered the store and demanded money from the clerk at the counter. The clerk complied with the demand and the suspect retrieved an undetermined amount of currency. In the process of retrieving the currency, the suspect discharged the firearm striking the shelves behind the counter then fled the store on foot. Several officers responded to search the area, but the suspect could not be located. At this time it is believed that the suspect’s gun accidently discharged. There were no injuries.
Suspect: Black male, 5’11 – 6’5, thin build, 20’s wearing dark clothing