UPS driver robbed at gunpoint in Annapolis mall: police

ANNAPOLIS, MD — A UPS delivery driver was robbed at gunpoint this week at an Annapolis mall, county police said.

A press release said two men wearing dark clothes, masks and gloves approached the driver after completing a delivery to the Festival in the Riva shopping plaza.

One of the suspects pointed a handgun at the driver and forced him onto the floor of the truck, officers said. Authorities charged the suspects with entering the rear cargo area and stealing several boxes.

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The suspects then drove off in a dark colored sedan towards Riva Road, police said. The encounter happened around 11:20 a.m. Wednesday in the 2300 block of Forest Drive. It is in the Word neighborhood, which is located in the county just outside the Annapolis city limits.

One suspect is between 25 and 30 years old and of slim build, officers said. This suspect is black and approximately 5 feet 10 inches tall.

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Authorities don’t know the age or race of the other suspect, but they said he was of average build and was around 5ft 11in tall.

The Anne Arundel County Police Department asked anyone with information to call (410) 222-4720. Tipsters can remain anonymous by calling (410) 222-4700.


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