Detectives from the Montgomery County Police Major Crimes Division - Robbery Section are investigating the strong-armed carjacking of a bread truck driver that occurred in Gaithersburg yesterday.
At 4:45 a.m. on October 22, officers from the 6th District responded to the Italian Gourmet Market, located at 12169 Darnestown Road in Gaithersburg, for the report of an assault that had just occurred.
Through the course of the investigation it was learned that a 26-year-old Virginia man was making a bread delivery at the Italian Gourmet Market. The suspect was sitting alone on the sidewalk nearby and appeared to be intoxicated or disoriented. The suspect then got up and attempted to get in the delivery truck, but the victim pushed him away. The suspect punched the victim and got into the driver’s side of the truck. The suspect drove the truck to the area of Darnestown Road and Main Street where he was involved in a single vehicle collision. The suspect fled on foot to ...more