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Easton Police Department Investigating Attempted Armed Robbery

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EASTON, Md. - Easton police are investigating an attempted armed robbery that happened Sunday, Aug. 18.

Police said  officers responded to a 911 call for an attempted armed robbery at the Hampton Inn located at 8058 Ocean Gateway.

The investigation revealed that an unknown male, of small stature, entered the first entry door to the front desk. The second door is locked. The subject displayed a handgun and a bag and yelled to the front desk clerk to “let me in!”

Police said the clerk denied the entry and the suspect fled the scene toward the WaWa convenience store located at the corner of Ocean Gateway and Dover Road. 

Police said the suspect was wearing a blue jean jacket, gloves, and a dark mask.

If anyone has any information concerning this matter, they are encouraged to contact the Easton Police Department at 410-822-1111.

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