Man Fends Off Potential Robber on Crossbay Drive
Police said the victim was struck in the face during a struggle on Saturday night.
A man told police that he fended off a potential robber who approached him in his car on Crossbay Drive in Severn Saturday night.
According to a release by the Anne Arundel County Police Department, officers responded to a call of an attempted robbery at 10 p.m. Saturday. A 32-year-old man told police he was approached by a man he did not know.
Police said the man suffered a blow to the face by the suspect who was unable to take the man's money before he fled the scene.
Officers in the area searched with K-9 and aviation units but couldn’t find the suspect.
Witnesses told police they saw a “suspicious vehicle” in the area, described as a gold Honda, but police did not find it.