Woman kidnapped from Crofton bar

February 07, 1994

A 30-year-old woman told police she was kidnapped from the parking lot of a Crofton bar and forced to drive to Prince George's County early Friday.

Eugenia Longsworth, of the 3200 block of Leitches Wharf Road, was getting into a car in the parking lot of Jaspers, on Route 3, at 1:30 a.m. when a man grabbed her from behind and hit her in the mouth, police said.

He forced her to drive a short distance to Bowie. When she stopped at a stop sign in the 12000 block of Buckingham Drive, she jumped out of the car and ran to a home for help.

She knocked on a door in the 12000 block of Buckingham Drive and the residents there called police.

The man was described as white, in his early 20s, 5 feet 10 inches tall with a slim build and black hair.

Laurel man robbed on Whiskey Bottom

A 35-year-old Laurel man was robbed of $213 while walking along Whiskey Bottom Road Wednesday night, county police reported.

According to the police report, Jerry David Knorr, of the 300 block of Park Hall Road South, was walking at 8:55 p.m. when two men threatened him with some type of weapon. Mr. Knorr gave the men his money, police said.

The robbers were last seen running down Whiskey Bottom Road.

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