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Laurel police charge 23-year-old with Starbucks armed robbery

Laurel police charge 23-year-old with Starbucks armed robbery

Laurel police arrested a 23-year-old man late Thursday evening after he allegedly robbed Starbucks employees at gunpoint in the 900 block of Washington Boulevard. Damien Antonio Brown, 23, was charged with armed robbery among other offenses. Around 9 p.m., police said, officers were called to the Starbucks, where employees said Brown entered the store and passed a note, demanding money from the register. The note also stated that Brown would use a gun if they did not compley, so the employees handed over the money and Brown ran away. As Brown's description came over the radio, Pfc. Matthew Jordan saw him around the corner from the Starbucks, wearing the same clothing. Jordan...

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