Westminster police have arrested a man suspected of committing an Aug. 2 armed robbery in Westminster.
Reginald Thomas Johnson, 20, was charged with one count each of armed robbery, first-degree assault and theft between $100 and $1,500. He is being held without bond awaiting a Friday bail review, according to electronic court records.
According to a Westminster Police Department news release, one male subject robbed the Carroll Mart convenience store on East Main Stree at approximately 4:30 a.m. Aug. 2.
“The suspect entered the store and displayed a handgun, demanding cash from the cashier. After obtaining an undisclosed amount of U.S. currency, the suspect fled the store on foot. Efforts to locate the suspect in the area of the robbery were unsuccessful,” according to the release.
Westminster police detectives executed a search and seizure warrant at a residence on Poole Road on Aug. 2 and recovered evidence linked to the robbery, according to the release.
Johnson was arrested in the Brooklyn area of Baltimore City on Wednesday by Baltimore Police Department investigators and was transferred to the Westminster Police Department, according to the release.
Anyone with information related to the case is asked to contact Det. Sgt. Richard Lambert at 410-848-4646. Information may be provided anonymously through the TIPS line at 410-857-8477 or by text to 847411, keyword TIPWPD.