Tuesday, December 20, 2011

Sheriff’s Deputy Arrests Armed Robber in Progress



Upper Marlboro, MD…  The Sheriff’s Office reported the arrest last Thursday of Vincent Delante McIntyre of Upper Marlboro, Maryland, for armed robbery.  McIntyre robbed an employee of the Hyattsville State Comptroller’s Office, located at 8181 Professional Place, who was leaving the building to deposit cash and checks from the Comptroller’s Office.


The employee was approached by an adult male wearing a mask and displaying a handgun.  The suspect took cash and checks from the employee and ran from the area.  As the robbery was occurring, Corporal E. Crumb of the Sheriff’s Internal Affairs Division, who was in the area, saw the suspect pull the mask over his face and flee.  After a brief inquiry Corporal Crumb apprehended the suspect.


The cash and checks were recovered upon McIntyre’s arrest.  He was also in possession of a pellet gun thought to have been used in the crime.


The investigation was turned over to the Prince George’s County Police who subsequently arrested Vincent Howard McIntyre, the suspect’s father, after he implicated himself in the crime with his son.


For more information in this case contact the Prince George’s County Sheriff’s Office Press Information Office at 301-780-2773
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