Police Press Release for December 6, 2016
Stabbing/Homicide - Glen Burnie
On December 5, 2016 at approximately 1:53 pm, officers responded to 144 Mountain Road in Glen Burnie for an assault in progress. When officers arrived, they located an adult female victim lying outside the apartment building that appeared to be suffering from stab wounds. The fire department transported the female to Baltimore Washington Medical Center where she died from her injuries.
Anne Arundel County Homicide detectives responded to the scene to investigate this death as an apparent homicide. The victim was identified as 28 year old Ikea Nicole Jackson from Glen Burnie. Ms. Jackson’s body was transported to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner to determine the exact cause and manner of death.
Northern Patrol Units secured the scene as homicide detectives and evidence technicians checked the area for items of evidentiary value. Detectives canvassed the area and interviewed witnesses and are piecing together the chain of events that led to the death of Ms. Jackson. At this time, detectives are attempting to determine the motive for this assault and to speak with persons known to the victim. There are no similar incidents that have occurred in the area.
As this is a still a very fluid and active investigation, the Anne Arundel County Police are urging anyone with information to come forward by calling the Anne Arundel County Homicide Unit at 410-222-4731. Anyone with information that wishes to remain anonymous can also contact the Anne Arundel County Police Tip Line 410-222-4700 or Metro Crime Stoppers.
Victim: Ikea Nicole Jackson, 28 years old, unknown current address (Glen Burnie area)
Citizen and Commercial Armed Robbery - Jessup
On December 5, 2016 at 9:10 pm, officers responded to the Jessup Shell and Food Mart, 2753 Annapolis Road in Jessup for a robbery. When officers arrived they spoke to the store clerk who reported that two males entered the store wearing all dark clothing and masks. One suspect was armed with a handgun and demanded money. The clerk complied and handed over an amount of U.S. currency. The suspects then fled on foot. Several officers including a police helicopter, and canine unit searched the area but no suspects were located. The store clerk was uninjured.
Anyone with information is asked to call Anne Arundel County, Criminal Investigative Division 410-222-4720.
Suspect #1: Black male wearing dark clothing armed with a handgun
Suspect #2: Black male wearing all dark clothing