Lexington Park, Maryland - On September 4, 2014 at 3:10 AM, Sheriff’s Office patrol units responded to a private residence on Town creek Dr., for a reported Burglary which had just occurred. Deputies determined three suspects, dressed in all black clothing and wearing masks had entered an occupied residence through a window. One of the suspects was armed with a handgun. Once inside, the suspects tied the victim’s hands and feet together and stole personal items from the residence before fleeing the scene. One of the victim's was able to free herself and call 9 1 1. A second elderly female victim was transported to MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital for precautionary reasons and was not injured in the incident.
Detectives from the Criminal Investigations Division responded to the residence and assumed the investigation. Additional details will be released as they are developed.
Detectives are asking anyone with information about this crime to contact CRIME SOLVERS at 301.475.3333, (callers can remain anonymous), or text a tip to "TIP239" plus your message to '"CRIMES" (274637).
Criminal Investigations Division
301-475-4200 Ext. 1925