From the Maryland State Police, Bel Air Barrack:
(Abingdon, MD) On Thursday, October 6, 2011 at approximately 3:25 p.m., troopers from the Bel Air Barrack responded to Gabriel Brothers at 3430 Emmorton Road, Abingdon, Md. for a shoplifting complaint.
Upon arrival, troopers learned from store employees that as the male and female suspects were fleeing from the establishment with stolen clothing the male suspect produced a box cutter style knife with which he attempted to slash the store manager (Mr. Kevin Parise, 29 yoa, Pennsylvania resident). The suspect missed the victim with the slashing motion (victim uninjured).
Both suspects then managed to flee from the parking lot in a vehicle owned by the female suspect’s relatives. Troopers were able to track down and apprehend the suspects through vehicle registration plate information documented by store employees.
The male suspect is identified as Jerome Leon Quickley, 39 yoa, Edgewood resident. He is charged with Armed Robbery; 1st Degree Assault; 2nd Degree Assault; Reckless Endangerment; Theft under $100; Unauthorized Use of M/V. The female suspect is identified as Patricia Renae Graves, 19 yoa, Edgewood resident. She has been charged with theft.