From the Harford County Sheriff’s Office:
On Tuesday, December 23rd at 11:45 p.m., deputies responded to the Mystic Mart convenience store located in the 1700 block of Hanson Road in Edgewood for the report of an attempted armed robbery.
Upon arrival, deputies spoke to the victim employee who advised a black male had entered the business, produced a dark colored handgun, and announced a robbery. The suspect fled the business after the employee activated the hold-up alarm. Nothing was taken from the business during the incident.
Deputies canvased the area but were unable to locate the suspect. The suspect is described as a short black male wearing a black mask, black baseball cap, blue hooded sweatshirt and white gloves. The suspect fled toward Meadowood Drive.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Aaron Huch at 410-836-5003.