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Suspect flees after robbing Walmart Super Center in Sykesville

Posted at 1:49 PM, Aug 09, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-09 13:57:10-04

SYKESVILLE, Md. — Carroll County Sheriff's Office detectives are trying to identify the suspect that robbed a Sykesville Walmart Super Center early Friday morning.

At a little after 7 a.m., deputies were called to the Walmart Super Center that's located at 6400 Ridge Road for a robbery.

The initial investigation revealed that the suspect, who's described as being a black male in his late 40s that stands at around 5'5" tall with a thin build and a graying beard, walked up to a register, pulled out a handgun and demanded money.

The employee complied and the suspect left the store and fled the area. Detectives believe that he fled in a dark colored Chevrolet Impala sedan.

According to reports, the suspect was last seen wearing a dark blue automotive mechanic uniform, a dark blue baseball hat and sunglasses.

Detectives are continuing to investigate this incident, but anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Reese via at or via phone at (410) 386-2577.