Police Press Release - January 3, 2024

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Western District

Robbery (Commercial) - Hanover 

On January 3, 2024, at 5:30 a.m., officers responded to Citgo, located at 7500 Ridge Road in Hanover for the report of a robbery. Through their investigations, officers discovered two Black males entered the business, displayed a handgun to the clerk, and demanded he open the register. The clerk complied, and the suspects took an unknown amount of currency. The suspects fled the store on foot. The Criminal Investigations Division is investigating and asks anyone with information to call 410-222-4720 or the Tip Line at 410-222-4700.

1) Black male, tall, all-black clothing, full face mask 
2) Black male, slightly shorter, all black clothing, full face mask, black handgun

Former County Police Department Civilian Employee Charged

On September 26, 2023, the Anne Arundel County Police Department became aware of a possible theft scheme involving a former civilian Police Department employee. The investigation revealed the former employee, Kenneth Moore, displayed an Anne Arundel County E-Z Pass transponder issued to his county vehicle more than 70 times in his personal vehicle during personal travel during the past three years. Mr. Moore used the county-issued transponder in his personal vehicle to travel in Maryland, Virginia, Delaware, and New Jersey. After consultation with the State’s Attorney’s Office, Mr. Moore was charged on January 3, 2024, with misdemeanor theft scheme and numerous counts of misdemeanor theft.