GERMANTOWN – Montgomery County police are investigating an accident that resulted in a fatal pedestrian collision.
Damien Anthony Denning, 47, of an unknown address, was struck by a 1998 red Chevrolet Malibu, as he walked across the traffic lanes along the 19600 block of Route 355, police said.
Police spokesperson Natasha Plotnikov said Denning walked outside of the crosswalk. He died at Suburban Hospital Saturday, said Plotnikov.
James Wesley Ford, 52, of Appledowre Court, was transported to Holy Cross Germantown with minor injuries.
Plotnikov said the incident is still under investigation.
Police are asking anyone with information regarding the incident to call the Collision Reconstruction Unit at (240) 773-6620.
Armed Robbery in Rockville
ROCKVILLE – A man was robbed at knife point Monday morning at a 7-Eleven, Rockville police said.
Maj. Michael England said the robbery occurred at the 7-Eleven on Atlantic Avenue.
The incident was reported at 2:30 a.m. Monday morning, although the incident occurred around 12:45 a.m,, said Rockville Police Chief Terry Treschuk
Police described the assailant as a goateed black man between the ages of 20 to 25, with a height of 5-foot-5 to 5-foot-7.
England said the assailant asked the victim for a cigarette but the victim said no.
The male displayed a large kitchen knife and asked for the victim’s wallet, England said.
He took about $20 and no injuries were reported, he said.
Treschuk said the incident is still under investigation.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the Criminal Investigation Unit at (240) 314-8938.