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For video see: www.frederick.com/Urbana_Dance_Party_2010-a-1589.html
Update #2 - On July 26, 2010, at approximately 0830 hours, detectives
from the Frederick Police Department's Criminal Investigation Division
responded to Merkle Inc. in Washington County, MD and apprehended Mark
Anthony Owens with the help of Hagerstown Police Department and
Washington County Sheriff's Office.
During the course of the investigation, FPD detectives were able to
determine that Owens, a Merkle employee, conspired with Steven
McGloster to commit the carjacking and subsequent robbery of a Merkle
courier while the courier was making deliveries in Frederick City.
Owens, of the 100 block of E. Franklin St. Hagerstown, MD, was charged
with the following:
2. Armed robbery
4. Armed carjacking
5. Theft +$1,000
6. Conspiracy-related offenses
At this time, charges are pending against a third accomplice in the
robbery. (D/Sgt. J.P. Hayer #347)
Press release #1 - On today's date at approximately 1300 hrs. an armed
carjacking occurred in the unit block of N. Market St. in Frederick,
MD. The suspect entered the victim's vehicle and forced him to
another location on W. 5th Street. At that time the victim was
assaulted and property was removed from the victim's vehicle and
transferred to another Red in color SUV type vehicle. The victim
sustained minor injuries and did not require medical assistance. The
suspect and another subject in the Red SUV fled the scene in an
unknown direction. Witnesses were located at the scene where the
transfer of property occurred and are currently being interviewed by
CID. The investigation is being handled by CID. Anyone with
information regarding this incident is asked to call the Frederick
Police Department at 301-600-2100 or anonymously at 301-600-8477.
(D/Cpl. D.G. Armstrong)
Update # 1 - Frederick Police Detectives have arrested Steven
McGloster for committing the armed carjacking. At about 11:00 pm
McGloster was taken into custody at his residence on Mulberry Ave. in
Hagerstown MD. Detectives were able to establish his identity
following various leads in the investigation. Several Officers from
various units with the Hagerstown Police Department assisted in the
investigations which lead to the recovery of several of the stolen
items including a large amount of the US currency that had been taken.
Detective Garcia continues to follow-up on the investigation and
anyone with information is still asked to contact him at the Frederick
Police Department at 301-600-1247. At the time of this press release
McGloster is being transported to Central Booking. Further charges
will be considered as the remainder of the investigation comes
together. (D/Cpl. D.G. Armstrong)
For a video see: www.montgomerycountymd.com/Heather_Young_-a-1556.html
Also see Heather-Young.com photos by CraigShipp.com
2010 SUMMERFEST FAMILY THEATRE PRESENTS
Get ready for a lively exchange of humor, fun, musical riffs and moving feet with the Grandsons, a local band from Washington D.C. that is scheduled to perform on the Baker Park Bandshell stage Thursday, July 15th. This free live performance—part of the Summerfest Family Theatre, presented by Celebrate Frederick, Inc.—begins at 10:30 a.m.
Since their debut in 1991, the Grandsons released countless award-winning songs that received praise in both local and national press. The band, comprised of Alan MacEwen, Matthew Sedgley and Chris Watling, combines instruments like the saxophone, guitar, drums, and accordion to create a fresh Roots Rock sound that will amaze young and old alike.
In addition to their sold-out shows at the Barns of Wolf Trap, the Grandsons have appeared at Austin’s South by Southwest Music Festival, the Fete Jeanne d’Arc in Reims, France, the Bethlehem, PA Musikfest, the Kennedy Center, and many more. The band made its US television debut on the PBS program “Frontline”.
While all Summerfest Theatre performances are free to the public, the Summerfest Family Theatre Committee encourages you to bring a canned food item in lieu of admission. Non-perishable items such as canned meats and vegetables, soups, peanut butter, cereal, rice and pastas are requested. All items collected benefit the Frederick Food Bank.
The performance is scheduled to begin at 10:30 a.m. at the Baker Park Bandshell. The performance is weather permitting, in the event of inclement weather please visit www.celebratefrederick.com for news of event cancellations.
Summerfest Family Theatre continues every Thursday at 10:30 a.m. through August 12th. A complete schedule of performances is available by visiting www.CelebrateFrederick.com.
The series would not be possible without the generous support of our corporate sponsors. The 2010 Spires Level Sponsors are Bechtel Group Foundation and Spectrum Federal Credit Union. The 2010 Carillon Sponsors are Comcast, Sandy Spring Bank, 99.9 WFRE/930 WFMD and Weis Markets. The 2010 Bandshell Level Sponsors are BB&T, COMSTAR Federal Credit Union, The Frederick News-Post, The Plamondon Companies and WHAG.
The partnership between the City of Frederick, Celebrate Frederick, Inc. the event volunteers, and the generosity of the business community enables the Frederick community to enjoy the quality of life that is unmatched by any other city. For more information, please contact the City of Frederick Office of Special Events at 301-600-CITY (2489) or visit our website www.CelebrateFrederick.com.