Dutch’s Daughter filled with mace, suspect apprehended

Maryland

FREDERICK, Md. (WDVM) — UPDATE: One suspect has been apprehended in regards to a bear mace incident at Dutch’s Daughter in Frederick.

According to officials, the incident was an attempted robbery. No injuries were reported and the business is open.

The identity of the suspect is being withheld at this time.


Around 8 p.m. on Friday, someone sprayed bear mace inside Dutch’s Daughter in Frederick.

Bear mace is a foul-smelling aerosol that filled the building. Four employees were affected by the Bear Mace and three victims were checked by medical personnel, one refused treatment.

Frederick Fire officials say the suspect who is believed to have started this incident is an Uber driver who was fleeing the scene. If you have any information please contact Frederick police.

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