UPDATE: Strong Armed Robbery Reported in Great Mills

December 29, 2014

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UPDATE 12/29/14 – The St. Mary’s County Released the following information:
The owner of Yummy’s Korean and Japanese Restaurant located on Great Mills Road, reported an unidentified black male suspect entered the store and assaulted him while demanding money.

When the owner refused to hand over money the suspect fled.

Case remains open.

12/23/2014: On Tuesday, December 23, 2014, at approximately 5:15 p.m., a subject entered Yummys Korean & Japanese Fusion Cuisine on Great Mills Rd. in Great Mills and assaulted the owner during a robbery.

After choking one of the owners, the suspect demanded money before fleeing on foot.

The suspect is described as a black male wearing a grey shirt, and a black ski mask.

The suspect fled the restaurant on foot toward Route 5.

Officers responded to the scene but have not yet located a suspect.

A K-9 unit also responded and performed a track, with negative results.

The investigation is ongoing and additional details will be released as they are developed.