UPDATE - Attempted Bank Robbery
On November 24th at 4:46 p.m. officers responded to the Bank of America at 920 Bay Ridge Road for a report of an attempted bank robbery. Officers arrived and discovered that the suspect fled the bank prior to the police arriving.
The suspect entered the bank and presented a note demanding money to one of the employees. The employees barricaded themselves and alerted the police. The suspect fled the bank. The suspect is described as a Caucasian male approximately 18 years old with short brown hair. He was last seen wearing a grey hooded sweatshirt with “Nike” written on the front.
We urge anyone with information about this incident to contact our detectives at 410-260-3439. You can also call Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP and submit an anonymous tip. If your tip leads to an arrest or indictment you may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $2,000.
UPDATE – 11/24/17
Detectives were able to identify the suspect in this attempted bank robbery as Gregory Klemkowski, 22, of Annapolis. An arrest warrant charging Klemkowski with the attempted robbery has been issued.
Klemkowski is also critically missing. Prior to the bank robbery a series of incidents led family members to be concerned for Klemkowski’s welfare. Klemkowski may be traveling in a tan or silver Mazda sedan, possibly a Mazda 3, with unknown Maryland War of 1812 tags. If anyone knows of Klemkowski’s whereabouts please contact our detectives at 410-260-3439 or call 9-1-1 in an emergency.
On November 25th at approximately 8:30 a.m. Gregory Klemkowski, 22, of Annapolis was located by the North Carolina Highway Patrol near Durham, North Carolina. Klemkowski was taken into custody without incident. Klemkowski will be extradited to Maryland to face charges related to the attempted bank robbery.
Submitting Anonymous Tips to Metro Crime Stoppers of Maryland
Metro Crime Stoppers of Maryland is an organization separate from the Annapolis Police Department. When you phone in or submit your Annapolis crime tip online or through the P3 Tips smartphone app Metro Crime Stoppers receives your tip anonymously and only forwards your tip information to the Annapolis Police Department. No identifying information is ever forwarded to us. Metro Crime Stoppers uses a special coding system to protect your identity, they do not use Caller ID or record telephone conversations. If your tip leads to the arrest or indictment of a person for a felony you could qualify for up to a $2,000 cash reward from Metro Crime Stoppers. You can submit a tip by calling 1-866-7LOCKUP (1-866-756-2587), visiting www.metrocrimestoppers.org, or through the P3 Tips smartphone app. The app can be found in the Apple or Android app stores by searching for P3 Tips.
You can also call a tip into us directly at 410-280-CLUE (2583).