Monday, October 20, 2014

Warrant Deputies / U.S. Marshal’s Arrest Armed Robbery Suspects in D.C.

Upper Marlboro, MD…The Prince George’s County Office of the Sheriff’s Warrant/Fugitive Division reported the arrest of Anthony McComb and Daryl Thompson, both of Washington D.C. on arrest warrants for Armed Robbery obtained by the Prince George’s County Police Department on August 16, 2014.

According to the warrant, on August 15, 2014, McComb and Thompson forced a male associate into an apartment in the 4000 block of 28th Avenue in Temple Hills, MD at gunpoint. The warrant further states that both McComb and Thompson, struck the victim with a handgun several times around his head and body before stealing $600.00, and taking the keys to his apartment. Both fled in the victim’s vehicle.

Upon receiving the warrant, Deputies began an investigation into the whereabouts of McComb and Thompson. On October 16, 2014 with the assistance of the U.S. Marshals Task Force, Warrant Deputies located both McComb and Thompson at a residence in the 200 block of N Street in South West, Washington D.C.  Task Force Officers forced entry into the apartment taking Thompson into custody immediately without incident. McComb was found hiding in a bedroom where he was taken into custody without further incident. Both were transported to the Metropolitan Police Department’s First District Station where they will await extradition back to Prince George’s County.

A search warrant was conducted on the residence at which time a loaded Kel-Tec .9mm PF Semi-Auto Pistol, was located in the same bedroom.  A backpack was also found containing 31.1 grams of suspected Crack Cocaine, with a street value of $6200.00. Packaging materials, typically used for sale of controlled dangerous substances, were also located inside of the backpack.

Both McComb and Thompson are charged with Armed Robbery, First Degree Assault, Second Degree Assault, Handgun on Person, Firearm Use during a Felonious Violent Crime, Theft:$1,000 to under $10,000 and Rogue and Vagabond.

For more information contact the Communications and Public Affairs Division at 301-780-7354.


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