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Masked man on the loose after assaulting, robbing clerk inside 7-11

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Posted at 5:44 PM, Jan 07, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-07 17:44:53-05

ELKTON, Md (WMAR) — Police need help finding a suspect on the loose who allegedly assaulted and robbed a clerk inside a store.

The incident happened on Sunday at around 7:15 a.m. at the 7-Eleven on Rt. 279 in Cecil County.

The Sheriff's Office says an armed masked suspect entered the store and assaulted the clerk with a knife. The male subject then stole cash and other merchandise before fleeing in a dark colored Chevy, driven by an accomplice.

Detectives believe the get away car was either a Cruze or Malibu model.

The suspect is thought to be around 190 pounds and 5'10" - 6'1" tall.

Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Rock of the Cecil County Sheriff's Office at 410-392-2121.