Following a chase on Interstate 70, Baltimore County police arrested a Bethesda man and charged him in connection to a robbery Sunday night at the CVS pharmacy on South Jefferson Street in Frederick.
Lencho Abdalla Usman faces five separate charges, including armed robbery, theft between $1,500 and $10,000 and theft under $100, according to a press release from the Frederick Police Department.
At 7:23 p.m. Sunday, police were called to the CVS on South Jefferson for a report of an armed robbery, the release said.
The suspect had fled by the time officers arrived. But police were able to locate the suspect’s vehicle on I-70 and initiated a pursuit. The pursuit was eventually terminated for safety reasons, police said.
Shortly thereafter, the suspect was taken into custody by Baltimore County police and transported back to Frederick to face charges, Frederick police said.
Usman was ordered held without bail after a hearing Monday.