Female Stabbed During Robbery Attempt
[June 4, 2011, Edgewood, MD] — On Saturday, June 4, 2011 at approximately 10:42pm, deputies from the Harford County Sheriff's Office responded to the KFC located at 2000 block of Pulaski Hwy. Edgewood, MD in reference to a robbery. Upon arrival deputies located an adult female behind the counter, who had been stabbed in the shoulder. Deputies quickly secured the area and rendered first aid until EMS could arrive. The victim was transported to Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, where she is currently in stable condition.
Initial investigation revealed that three employees were beginning to clean up and close the restaurant. As one of the employees was locking the door, two suspects forced their way inside in an attempt to commit a robbery. During the attempt, Suspect #1 stabbed a female employee in the left shoulder and both suspects fled the store on foot without obtaining any cash.
Suspect #1 was described as a dark skinned black male, with long corn rows, wearing a dark long sleeve top (possibly hooded sweat shirt), dark jeans, a dark blue NY Yankees baseball hat, black sunglasses and was armed with a large knife. Suspect #2 was described as a black male wearing all dark clothing with a black mask concealing the lower half of his face and was armed with a semi-auto handgun.
Detectives from the Harford County Sheriff's Office, Criminal Investigation Division are continuing to investigate the case. If anyone has any information in relation to this case they should contact Detective Chris Sergent at (410) 836-5428.
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