ELLICOTT CITY, Md. (WJZ) — A Florida man was arrested Thursday and charged with armed robbery and related charges after allegedly placing a fake explosive device outside an Ellicott City jewelry store with a note demanding cash on Nov. 1, Howard County Police said.

Floyd Stuck, 35, of Naples, is being held without bond, police said.

He allegedly is seen on video placing a package at the door to Sergio’s Fine Jewelers containing what was determined later to be a fake explosive device and a note demanding jewelry and cash.


Jennifer Donatelli