Upper Marlboro, MD…The Sheriff’s Warrant/Fugitive Division reported the arrest of Markel Dinkins of Hyattsville, MD on last Wednesday, on an arrest warrant for Robbery, which was obtained by Riverdale Park Police Department on January 8, 2014.
According to the warrant, on December 12, 2013, Dinkins allegedly exited a 2005 Silver Chevy Impala and attacked a male victim from behind in the area of Taylor Road and Tuckerman Street in Riverdale Park, MD. After taking the victim’s briefcase and laptop, Dinkins fled on foot. The warrant further states that on December 21, 2013 a vehicle matching the description of the Impala, was stopped and one of its occupants was identified as Markel Dinkins.
The Warrant/ Fugitive Division’s investigation determined that Dinkins was located in Washington, DC. With assistance from the Metropolitan Police Department he was apprehended in the 2300 block of Ainger Place Washington DC., where he was taken into custody. Dinkins was also charged with Assault Second Degree, and two counts of Conspiracy Robbery.
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