Anne Arundel County police are investigating an armed robbery in Pioneer City on Wednesday night.
Police said they responded at about 8:50 p.m. to the intersection of Severn Orchard Circle and Pioneer Drive in Severn.
Officers spoke with 24-year-old woman and 30-year-old man who said they were walking in the area when a man approached them carrying a handgun. Police said the suspect stole some money from them before running away on foot. Officers searched the area with help from K-9 and Aviation units, but did not find the man.
Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to contact Metro Crime Stoppers. The number for the toll free hotline is 1-866-7LOCKUP. Also, anyone can text “MCS plus your message” to CRIMES (274637).