Police Press Release for February 14, 2017
Theft - Laurel
On February 14, 2017 at approximately 4:07 a.m., officers responded to the Exxon gas station located at 3384 Laurel Fort Meade Road in Laurel for a theft of an ATM machine. Upon arriving on the scene the officers met with the clerk and a witness. The clerk reported that the suspect van occupied by three suspects backed into the side of the store breaking the store’s window. Two of the suspects then exited the van and entered the store. The suspects picked up the free standing ATM machine from inside the store, placed it inside the van then drove off on Rt. 198 towards Rt. 295. During the theft, the suspects did not say anything to the clerk and there were no injuries. Several units responded to the area and conducted a search but were unable to locate the suspects or suspect vehicle.
Suspects: Three black males all wearing dark clothing
Suspect vehicle: White Ford work style van