From the Aberdeen Police Department:
(Aberdeen, Maryland) May 2, 2011 – Three juvenile males have been arrested and charged with attempted assault and robbery and second degree assault for an incident that occurred in the 1000 block of Beardshill Road.
On April 21 at about 9:30 pm a female reported to police that three young males attempted to steal her purse as she left a local establishment. The victim, a 73-year-old from Churchville was not injured in the assault.
With the assistance of some surveillance tapes investigators were able to identify and arrest three juveniles. Arrested were a 12 year old, a 15 year old and a 16 year old, all from Aberdeen. They have been released to their parents pending trial.