County workers robbed at gunpoint while fixing water main

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PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY, Md. — A Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission crew was robbed early this morning in Temple Hills by a suspect who pointed a gun at them.

The four-man team was repairing a broken water main in the 4100 block of 24th Avenue when they were approached by a suspect with a gun, who took personal items from them, and fled toward Kenton Place.

None of the victims were injured in the robbery, which took place around 3 a.m.

Prince George’s County Police are looking for information on this robbery and ask anyone with information to call the RID South Robbery Suppression Team at (301)749-5064.

Callers who want to stay anonymous can call Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477), text “PGPD plus your message” to CRIMES (274637) on your cell phone, or go to and submit a tip online.

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