From the Aberdeen Police Department:
Aberdeen, Maryland (11-8-12)- At about 8 p.m. last night officers responded to the 100 block of Holloway Lane to investigative an armed robbery.
The victim, a twenty-year-old male from the 100 block of Holloway Lane, reported that he had been near his vehicle when several black male subjects approached him. One of the males produced a black firearm and announced a robbery.
The victim became involved in a physical alteration with the subject and was able to disarm him. The other suspects became involved in the assault, the victim however was able to thwart off the attack and the suspects fled the area.
A description of the suspects was broadcast to additional patrol units. Shortly after the incident three subjects were stopped in the area of North East Road, the subjects matched the description given by the victim. Patrol officers and members of the Criminal Investigation Section arrested the three subjects after an investigation.
–Kenneth C. Gunthrop Jr., 17, of the 1300 block of Lester Morton Ct., Baltimore
–Andrew K. Nixon, 16, of the 300 block of South Drive, Aberdeen
–Kenya D. McCraney 19, of the 300 block of Steven Circle, Aberdeen
All three been charged as adults with Robbery, Attempted Armed Robbery, Use of a Handgun in Commission of a Crime and Second Degree Assault. All are being held at the Harford County Detention Center.
The victim received minor injuries and refused medical treatment.
Anyone with information about this case in asked to call Detective Milton Alexander, Criminal Investigation Section, at 410-272-2121.