UPDATE: Police Investigating Armed Robbery at Birdies in Hollywood

April 26, 2023

UPDATE 4/27/2023: On Wednesday, April 26, 2023, at 10:08 pm, two masked men entered the Birdies convenience store at the 24600 block of Three Notch Road in Hollywood.

The two suspects pointed a handgun at store employees, demanding money from the registers. The suspects removed currency from the registers and fled on foot.

St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office Patrol Deputies and K-9 Unit responded to the scene and the Criminal Investigations Division is continuing the investigation.

Anyone with cellphone video or images who was present at the scene is asked to visit the Sheriff’s Office’s Citizen Upload Video Upload Portal at https://www.firstsheriff.com/uploadevidence/ Videos can be provided anonymously through the portal.

Anyone with additional information about this incident is asked to contact Detective David Lawrence at 301-475-4200, ext. 78130 or email [email protected].

Citizens may remain anonymous and contact Crime Solvers at 301-475-3333, or text a tip to “TIP239” plus their message to “CRIMES” (274637). Through the Crime Solvers Program tipsters are eligible for an award of up to $1,000 for information about a crime in St. Mary’s County that leads to an arrest or indictment.

4/26/2023: On Wednesday, April 26, 2023, at approximately 10:15 p.m., police responded to the Birdie’s located at 24686 Three Notch Road in Hollywood, for the reported armed robbery.

The 911 callers reported two male suspects entered the store armed with firearms and stole an unknown amount of cash from the cash register before fleeing the scene.

Police are on scene and actively investigating the incident. Maryland State Police Helicopter Trooper 7 responded to the area to assist.

No injuries have been reported.

Updates will be provided when they become available.