CHARLES COUNTY, Md. (WUSA9) -- Charles County Sheriff's Office authorities are looking for two men who took dozens of cartons of cigarettes from a convenience store earlier this month. They have released photos of the suspects and their car in hopes someone will recognize them.
According to authorities, on May 11 at 6:19 a.m., two men entered a convenience store in the 7100 block of Indian Head Highway in Bryans Road. Authorities say one suspect walked behind the counter while the other suspect stayed by the front door with his hand under his shirt implying he had a gun. They took dozens of cartons of cigarettes and fled in a gold colored passenger car, according to authorities.
Authorities say images from the surveillance camera at the store shows one male suspect about 40 years old, 6 feet tall, with a heavy build and wearing a blue, long-sleeved shirt. Images show the other male suspect is about 20 years old, 5'5" tall and was wearing a yellow shirt with stripes.
Anyone with information is asked to call Det. G. Higgs of the Charles County Sheriff's Office at 301-609- 6498 or Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS. You can also text CHARLES plus your tip to CRIMES. Authorities say a reward of up to $1,000 is offered to the person with the tip that leads to the arrest and indictment of the suspects.