Woman charged in robbery attempt
EASTON — Police arrested Cathy M. Wright, 44, of Queen Anne Wednesday, Aug. 8, in connection with an attempted armed robber y.
Wright was charged with attempted theft less than $100, false imprisonment, attempted robbery and attempted armed robbery.
Easton Police to responded to the 7-Eleven at 410 N. Washington St., Easton, where a person there reported a white female, later identified as Wright, had entered the store and demanded money, after saying she had a gun and was reaching toward her hip.
Police said Wright tried to gain access to the registers but was unsuccessful. She left the store and fled the area on foot, police said.
Through investigation, detectives identified Wright and arrested her later that day. She was held without bond at the Talbot County Detention Center.
Wright is scheduled to appear Aug. 29 in Talbot District Court for a preliminary hearing.