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Clerk injured in robbery at Peace of Crofton smoke shop in Anne Arundel County

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Posted at 5:20 PM, Dec 09, 2019
and last updated 2019-12-09 17:43:33-05

CROFTON, Md. — Anne Arundel County Police are investigating a robbery at Crofton smoke shop on Saturday.

At 1:50 p.m., officers were called to the scene at the Peace of Crofton store at 1268 Crain Highway. There, the department learned that a man walked into the store to make a small purchase.

That's when the man made his move on the clerk, by spraying the clerk with pepper spray while the cash register was opened. The shop clerk was taken to a hospital for treatment.

Anyone with information is asked to contact 410-222-4720 or the Tip Line at 410-222-4700.