Detectives from the Montgomery County Police Department, Major Crimes Division – Robbery Section have been investigating an armed robbery of a GameStop store in Silver Spring.

Today, investigators are releasing a video and photographs of the masked suspects.

Suspect #1

Suspect #1

On Friday, May 20, 2016 at approximately 8:56 p.m., two suspects, armed with handguns, entered the GameStop store located at 10100 Colesville Road in Silver Spring.

One suspect initially ordered three customers, including a young boy, against the wall near the counter.

Immediately afterward, both walked behind the counter and ordered the two clerks to the floor while an undisclosed amount of cash and personal property was taken.

The suspects then fled out the front door.

The suspects are decribed as

  • black males in their 20s
  • ~5′ 6″ tall
  • ~170 pounds
  • They were wearing black, hooded sweatshirts, black pants, gloves, and masks.

Anyone with information regarding the suspect or this crime is asked to call the Robbery Section at (240) 773-5070.

Those who wish to remain anonymous may call Crime Solvers of Montgomery County toll-free at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477).

Crime Solvers will pay a cash reward of up to $10,000 for information provided to them that leads to an arrest in this case.

Suspect #2

Suspect #2

One of the suspects threatening an employee and customer

One of the suspects threatening an employee and customer

Gamestop at intersection of Columbia Pike and University Blvd. in Silver Spring

Gamestop at intersection of Columbia Pike and University Blvd. in Silver Spring