Police Respond to Armed Robbery at Safeway; Loss Prevention Officer Sustains Minor Injuries After Being Stabbed by Suspects

Courtesy Google Maps

According to police, “At approximately 1:06 p.m., MCP officers responded to the Safeway store in the 10500 block of Connecticut Avenue in Kensington for the report of an armed robbery that just occurred.

The preliminary investigation has revealed that two suspects entered the store and stole merchandise. When the loss prevention officer approached them, one of the suspects pulled out a knife and stabbed the loss prevention officer. The suspects then left the scene. MCP officers responded to the location and took the suspects into custody. The loss prevention officer was transported to an area hospital with superficial injuries.”

We will provide an update if additional information becomes available.

Recent Stories

To ensure the safety and comfort of customers and employees, Metro is increasing the visibility of Metro Transit Police Department (MTPD) officers in stations and incorporating more frequent patrols throughout…

The Heights Food Hall at Wisconsin Place in Chevy Chase opened on Monday, December 11th, but recently held a grand opening celebration. Our very own Mr. MoCo stopped by to…

Chef Ngee Kitchen is coming to 18523 N. Frederick Ave. in the Gaithersburg S.C. shopping center.

Playa Bowls has opened its fifth Montgomery County location at 8525 Chevy Chase Lake Terrace in  the Chevy Chase Lake development. Playa Bowls Chevy Chase is currently in its soft…

AC Milan Soccer Camp at Maryland Soccerplex

AC Milan Academy is hosting a soccer camp at Maryland Soccerplex from March 1st through March 3rd for girls and boys aged 5 to 16 from any club who want to develop their soccer skills and learn the unique methodology of AC Milan directly from AC Milan coaches.

March 1st (Friday) 6pm-7:30pm

March 2nd (Saturday) 6pm-7:30pm

March 3rd (Sunday) 10:30am -12pm and 3:30pm-5pm

Location:18031 Central Park Cir, Boyds, MD 20841

Price: $349 + AC Milan Junior Camp Kit

×

Subscribe to our mailing list