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Steven Edward Garner, Robert Michael Morris charged with armed robbery of Papa John's, Domino's

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Two men have been arrested and charged in the armed robbery of a Papa John’s Pizza.

Robert Michael Morris. Photo: St. Mary’s County Bureau of Criminal Investigations

On June 29, a man with a gun came into the Papa John’s in Hollywood, Md., demanding money, police say. An employee provided an undisclosed amount of money and the man fled on foot to a waiting vehicle.

Steven Edward Garner, age 21 of St. Leonard, Maryland and Robert Michael Morris, age 33 of Huntingtown, MD were identified as the persons who committed the robbery.

St. Mary’s County Bureau of Criminal Investigations detectives with assistance from the Calvert Investigative Team and the Calvert County Sheriff's Office Special Operations Team served several search and seizure warrants in Calvert County, Maryland in order to bring Garner and Morris into custody.

Additional charges are pending a review with the State's Attorney's Office. Morris and Garner are currently being held in the St. Mary's Detention Center on no bond.

Morris and Garner were charged with Armed Robbery and Conspiracy to Commit Armed Robbery.

The two men have also been charged with robbery of a Domino’s Pizza on July 3.

Additional charges are pending a review with the State's Attorney's Office.

Morris and Garner are currently being held in the St. Mary's Detention Center on no bond.

St. Mary’s County Bureau of Criminal Investigations, based in Leonardtown, is an investigative unit with detectives from the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office and the Maryland State Police.

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