Woman robbed in Dollar Tree parking lot

Woman robbed in Dollar Tree parking lot
Posted at 7:40 PM, Feb 19, 2018
and last updated 2018-02-19 19:40:03-05

Police are investigating a robbery incident that happened outside of a Dollar Tree in Glen Burnie Saturday afternoon.

According to officials, the woman who was robbed told police that she was in the parking lot of the Dollar Tree when an unknown man wearing a dark colored hat approached her from behind with a weapon demanding money. They say she also told them that she did as she was told and the unknown robber fled the scene.

Police say the woman later drove home and contacted authorities about the incident. 

Officers were then dispatched to the Dollar Tree where they were unable to find any evidence, surveillance footage, or witnesses regarding the robbery.

Detectives will continue to investigate the robbery.