Prince George's County Police Department releases surveillance video of the robbery at the East Pines Liquor Store.
The Prince George’s County Police Department wants to alert liquor store owners about a string of robberies. The most recent took place this morning at 7:20 a.m. at East Pines Liquor in the 6800 block of Riverdale Road in Riverdale. On Saturday, September 22nd, at 9:18 a.m., Base Liquors in the 4800 block of Allentown Road in Suitland was robbed. Earlier this month, on September 4th, at 9:20 a.m., David’s Liquors in the 7000 block of Annapolis Road in Landover was targeted. Surveillance photographs from the three robberies are below.
East Pines Liquors (09/25/12)
David's Liquor (09/04/12)
Base Liquors (09/22/12)
The investigation revealed that in each case, the two male suspects target the stores shortly after they open their doors. The suspects pose as customers then one pulls out a gun and announces a robbery. The suspects tie up the employees and steal cash. In one of these robberies, a getaway car was spotted. That vehicle is described as a white SUV, possible with temporary Maryland tags. The driver is described as a black female, wearing a white shower cap and white tank top.
Anyone with information on these robberies is asked to call Prince George’s County Police Department’s Robbery Unit at 301-772-4905. Callers can remain anonymous by calling Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS. You may also text “PGPD plus your crime tip” to CRIMES (274637) on your cell phone or go to www.pgpolice.org and submit a tip online. Crime Solvers is offering a cash reward for tips that lead to an arrest and indictment in this case