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Customer returns to rob store: Police

Matt Zapotosky

A man went shopping at Pier One Imports in Laurel on Saturday night.

According to a store employee, he purchased a few items and left -- then came to get his money back the hard way.

Holding a black handgun, the man ordered a female Pier One employee to the ground, then took cash from the cash register, police said.

He fled on foot, and remains at large.

-- Matt Zapotosky

By Matt Zapotosky  | October 4, 2010; 9:21 AM ET
Categories:  Anne Arundel, Matt Zapotosky  
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Is there a description of the suspect?

Posted by: | October 4, 2010 10:24 AM | Report abuse

Don't they have a money back policy, no questions asked?

Posted by: Special_One40 | October 4, 2010 10:26 AM | Report abuse

I bet he used a debit card...dumbazzz.

'Open and shut case Johnson'

Posted by: kahlua87 | October 4, 2010 10:59 AM | Report abuse

I guess he wasn't impressed with their customer service...

Posted by: BigDaddy651 | October 4, 2010 4:10 PM | Report abuse

That is how folks shop in Laurel in tough time. You go laurel.

Posted by: Jim110 | October 4, 2010 5:40 PM | Report abuse

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