Armed Robbery Arrested
Sheriff’s Deputies arrested David Yates of Suitland, MD on an arrest warrant for Armed Robbery obtained by the County Police on May 11, 2017.
According to the warrant, on April 26th, in the 5420 block of Silver Hill Road in Suitland, MD, Yates and two other suspects approached an unknown male in an attempt to sell a cell phone which the man declined to purchase. The three suspects are alleged to have followed him to his vehicle, brandished handguns and demanded his belongings, after which the suspects fled the scene.
On Jun 1, Sheriff’s Deputies went to Yates‘s address during the Maryland Safe Streets Initiative Warrant sweep. When Yates’ family member opened the door and allowed entry where deputies informed Yates of the warrant. Yates was taken into custody without incident and transported to the Prince George’s County Department of Corrections.
Yates is also charged with Robbery, Handgun on Person, Firearm use/ Felony Violent Crime, First and Second Degree Assault and Theft 1,000 to under 10,000.
Robbery Suspect Arrested
Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Oluwaseum Adeyefa-Olasupo, of Brentwood, MD on an arrest warrant for Robbery that was obtained by the Greenbelt City Police Department on May 11, 2017.
The Warrant states that on May 6th, in the 5800 block of Cherrywood Lane, Greenbelt Md. Adeyefa-Olasupo arranged a location with a male to purchase a phone. During the transaction, Adeyefa-Olasupo allegedly pushed back the male victim and took the money. After which he fled the scene.
On June 1, deputies’ went to the address in the 4300 block of 41st Street in Brentwood, MD. When deputies knocked on the door they were granted entry by residents. Once inside deputies advised that they had a warrant for Adeyefa-Olasupo. The suspect was taken into custody without incident and transported to the Prince George’s County Department of Corrections.
Adeyefa-Olasupo is also charged with Second Degree Assault and Theft less than $1000. For more information contact the Communications and Public Affairs Division at 301-780-7354.