Police Arrest One, Search for Three in Viral Downtown Assault

| April 12, 2012 | 2 Comments

I’m sure many of you saw the disturbing video of a violent downtown assault on St. Patrick’s Day.  The video went viral on World Star Hip Hop, Twitter, and became international news.  They have already identified a main suspect,  who is now in custody, but are looking for help to identify and find the following three people.  Please contact the police if you have any information on their identification or location.

Baltimore City Police Department Release:  

Baltimore Police Search for Assault and Robbery Suspects

 April 12, 2012 / Baltimore, Md – Baltimore Police are asking for the public’s help to locate three suspects wanted for an assault and robbery that occurred last month.

On March 18, 2012, a 31-year-old man was assaulted and robbed in the 100 block of N. Calvert Street by a group of unknown suspects. A portion of the incident was captured on camera. Detectives are asking anyone with information on the identities of the suspects shown to contact police at 410-396-2411.

Baltimore CityPolice Department Release:  

Baltimore Police Announce Arrest in Downtown Assault & Robbery
which was Captured on Video

Baltimore, MD / April 13, 2012 – Baltimore Police arrested 20 year-old Aaron Parsons for his involvement in a March 18th assault and robbery that occurred in downtown Baltimore. The incident was captured on cell phone video and went viral across the country which helped investigators identify a suspect.  Police are still seeking the identities of additional suspects. Anyone with information should call Central District Detectives at 410-396-2411

Video from the BCPD Press Conference


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