BELCAMP, Md. (WMAR) -
Harford County Sheriff's Deputies have arrested and charged a 16-year-old after they say he used Craigslist to commit an armed robbery.
Detectives charged Rodney Parker, Jr. of Belcamp as an adult with armed robbery, robbery and theft. He was arrested near his home yesterday.
On April 6, deputies responded to the 1300 block of Riverside Parkway and met with Sean Paul, 39 who reported that earlier in the say he responded to a Craigslist ad where he offered to purchase a cell phone listed for sale.
He made contact with the seller by phone and they agreed to meet in Belcamp. Paul met the seller, Parker, who displayed a handgun and demanded the victims cash and cell phone.
Parker then fled the area through a nearby apartment complex.