Between January 20 and January 23, three businesses in Indian Head and one business in Waldorf were robbed at knife-point or implied weapon. Detectives within the Criminal Investigations Division investigated and developed a suspect. A search warrant was executed at the suspect’s residence, at which time the suspect was located and evidence related to the robberies was recovered.

Ja’ron Anthony Bowen, 19, of Waldorf, was arrested and charged with armed robbery, theft, first degree assault, and second degree assault. Detective C. Gregory investigated