Suspect in Starbucks Armed Robbery Charged for Four Others

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MILLERSVILLE, MD – A suspect who robbed the Starbucks coffee shop at gunpoint on Old Mill Road last week has been charged for four other armed robberies that occurred over the past two weeks, police here said.

On Saturday, at approximately 9:40 p.m., officers responded to a robbery in progress at the Starbucks, 584 Old Mill Road in Millersville.

“The suspect entered the store, pointed a black handgun at the employees, and stated, “Give me all the money in the register.” The suspect was handed an unknown amount of U.S. currency, and he fled on foot towards the Cloverleaf Business Park,” police said. “Based on information obtained at the scene, a suspect vehicle description was obtained. With the assistance of aviation, K-9 officers, and patrol units, the suspect vehicle was located in the area of Phirne Road East and Nolberry Drive in Glen Burnie.”

Police said Oshanka Nikesh Gamage, 23 of Glen Burnie is also the suspect in the following robberies:

  • May 31, 2022, Armed Robbery, KFC, 8073 Veterans Highway.
  • June 6, 2022, Armed Robbery, Taco Bell, 8081 Veterans Highway.
  • June 7, 2022, Armed Robbery, 7-Eleven, 495 Old Mill Road.
  • June 7, 2022, Armed Robbery, Arby’s, 1250 Crain Highway South.