Rewards of $27,000 Offered For Info In Anne Arundel Gas Station Killing
UPDATED: Aug. 13, 2014 6:19 p.m.
HANOVER, Md. (WNEW/AP) — Anne Arundel County police are hoping that rewards totaling up to $27,000 will lead to the arrest of a man who shot and killed a gas station clerk during a robbery.
Forty-nine-year-old Rajinder Kumar of Glen Burnie was shot Aug. 7 at an Exxon station in Hanover. The crime was recorded on surveillance video.
Police say the suspect is a black man, average build, wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt and tan or light-colored shorts. Police spokesman Lt. T.J. Smith says they think the suspect’s outfit is something they think people will recognize.
Authorities said on Wednesday that the FBI is offering a reward of up to $20,000 for information leading to the arrest and indictment of a suspect. The Anne Arundel County Muslim Council has added $5,000 to the reward, and Metro Crime Stoppers is offering up to $2,000.
Anyone with information should call county police at 410-222-8610.
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WNEW’s LeAnne Matlach contributed to this report.