Report: 4 Arrested For Fire Extinguisher Robberies Near Gaithersburg Schools

Victims were sprayed with fire extinguishers and then robbed of personal property Saturday near Gaithersburg middle and elementary schools, NBC Washington reported.

Three juveniles and an adult were arrested in two Gaithersburg robberies involving a fire extinguisher Saturday night, NBC Washington reported.

The incidents happened minutes apart around 8 p.m. in the area of Gaithersburg Middle School and Gaithersburg Elementary School, according to the report.

Police said the victims were sprayed with a fire extinguisher before the suspects robbed them, according to the report. All four suspects will be charged with armed robbery.

Read the full story on NBC Washington.

Sharon January 18, 2013 at 04:06 AM
Has happened again tonight in Gaithersburg (1/17). I swear! Sometimes too much news just provides ideas for copycats. This seems to be the case tonight!
Sharon January 18, 2013 at 04:38 AM
At Pollos a la Brasa Restaurant tonight. Still on the lookout for 'bored morons' who committed this crime. This is now gonna be the in-thing in Gaithersburg for those who should get a real life (a job).
Sharon January 18, 2013 at 05:07 AM


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