Armed Robbery stems from Craigslist ad

February 13, 2014

On February 12, 2014 at 5:24 p.m. officers from Northern District responded to the 5000 block of Ritchie Hwy, Brooklyn, for the report of an armed robbery of a citizen that just occurred nearby.


Upon arrival, the officers met with a 23 year old male victim from Riverdale Maryland. He advised that he had arranged to purchase an iPhone from an individual in the Brooklyn area of Anne Arundel County. During the course of the transaction the suspect displayed a handgun and announced a robbery. The suspect then fled on foot with an undisclosed amount of currency.


Officers were able to identify a suspect and with the assistance of Northern District Detectives and The Special Operations Section/QRT, a search warrant was executed in the 900 blk of Victory Ave.


Subsequent to the execution of the search warrant, the suspect was taken into custody and evidence relevant to the case was recovered.


Suspect:              Daquan Winston, 20, of the 900 block of Victory Ave, Brooklyn MD.

Charged with Armed Robbery, Robbery, 1st & 2nd degree assault, handgun on person, handgun use in commission of a felony, and reckless endangerment 

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