The Benson Post Office was robbed Saturday morning by a man who fired at a Good Samaritan as he followed the robber getting away, according to Maryland State Police.
At about 9:41 a.m., troopers from the Bel Air Barrack of the Maryland State Police responded to the Benson Post Office at 108 Connolly Road for a report of an armed robbery.
The suspect displayed a weapon to the cashier. After he fled the post office, a Good Samaritan chased the suspect. The suspect turned on the Good Samaritan and fired one shot toward him, according to state police. The suspect fled the scene in a silver or gray two door pick-up truck with a short bed and an unknown registration.