Monthly Archives: October 2016

Upper Marlboro Man Arrested for Disorderly Conduct & Public Intoxication in Prince Frederick

Upper Marlboro Man Arrested for Disorderly Conduct & Public Intoxication in Prince Frederick

On Monday, October 24, 2016, at approximately 9:55 p.m., Trooper First Class Costello from the Maryland State Police Prince Frederick Barrack was dispatched to the 200 block of Fairground Rd. in Prince Frederick for a report of a suspicious person. Contact was made with Joshua J. Butler, 54 of Upper Marlboro. Butler appeared to...
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Police Investigating Fatal Motor Vehicle Collision Involving a Wheelchair in Clinton

Police Investigating Fatal Motor Vehicle Collision Involving a Wheelchair in Clinton

The Prince George’s County Police Department Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Unit is investigating a fatal collision in Clinton. The victim is 49-year-old Abdul Jama of Stuart Lane in Clinton. On Friday, October 28, 2016, at about 8:30 pm, patrol officers were called to the 9200 block of Stuart Lane for the report of a...
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Murder of 18-Year-Old Woman Under Investigation in Glen Burnie

Murder of 18-Year-Old Woman Under Investigation in Glen Burnie

UPDATE 10/31/2016: The suspect in Friday’s murder/suicide case (Da’von Markell Mullins) has died. 10/31/2016: On Friday, October 28, 2016, shortly after 7:00 p.m., the Anne Arundel County Police Department received a 9-1-1 call requesting police check on the well-being of Da’von Markell Mullins, 22, of Baltimore. The caller, a family member of Mullins, advised Mullins had...
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UPDATE: Names Released in Fatal Pedestrian Crash Involving Police SUV in Great Mills

UPDATE: Names Released in Fatal Pedestrian Crash Involving Police SUV in Great Mills

UPDATE 10/31/2016 @ 4:00 p.m.: The victim has been identified as Elder Amiclar Lucedro Moran, 30, of Lexington Park and the deputy was identified as Sgt. Keith Moritz, a thirteen year veteran of the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office. The names of both the deputy and victim were unannounced pending notification to next of...
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Four Businesses Busted for Selling Tobacco to Underage Buyers AGAIN

Four Businesses Busted for Selling Tobacco to Underage Buyers AGAIN

From February to May 2016, Cpl. James Stone, Alcohol Enforcement Coordinator for St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office, conducted “Tobacco Compliance Checks” on 103 licensed tobacco retailers throughout St. Mary’s County and of the businesses checked, 48 sold products illegally to underage buyers. On October 13, 2016, members of the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office...
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State Fire Marshal Halloween Fire & Life Safety Tips

State Fire Marshal Halloween Fire & Life Safety Tips

Jack-o-Lanterns are ushering in Halloween across Maryland and State Fire Marshal Brian S. Geraci recommends several fire and life safety tips to help everyone enjoy a safe Halloween. “Planning ahead can help make this and every Halloween fire safe. Taking simple fire and life safety precautions, like making sure fabrics for costumes and decorative...
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D.C. Woman Charged with Arson in Clements Car Fire

D.C. Woman Charged with Arson in Clements Car Fire

Deputy State Fire Marshals concluded a vehicle fire investigation with the arrest of the owner of the 2014 Volkswagen Jetta located on fire in a field near 37955 Manor Road in Clements, on October 4, 2016. Investigators determined the vehicle owner, Tierra Monique Preston, 28, of Washington D.C. was responsible for intentionally setting her...
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Decreasing Daylight Poses Peril to Pedestrians

Decreasing Daylight Poses Peril to Pedestrians

Every year, more than 100 pedestrians are killed in Maryland as a result of a crash, and nearly 2,500 more are injured. The Baltimore metropolitan region is especially hard hit, with Baltimore City and Baltimore, Carroll, Harford, Anne Arundel and Queen Anne’s counties combining to account for more than 40 percent of annual pedestrian...
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Detectives Investigate Double Homicide in Capitol Heights

Detectives Investigate Double Homicide in Capitol Heights

Detectives from the Prince George’s County Police Department, Homicide Unit are working to arrest those responsible for a double homicide in Capitol Heights early Sunday morning morning. The victims are 14-year-old Todd James Webb Jr, of Walker Mill Road in Capitol Heights and 18-year-old Brian Davis of Quebec Place in Northwest Washington. Preliminarily, detectives...
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Serious Accident in Owings Under Investigation

Serious Accident in Owings Under Investigation

On Friday, October 28, 2016, at approximately 8:30 p.m.,units from the Calvert County Sheriff’s Office responded to Route 4 and Chaneyville Road for the reported serious accident. Initial responding deputies found a three car collision. A passenger vehicle travelling southbound on Route 4 struck the rear of a pickup truck and then veered off...
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Police in St. Leonard Investigating Death of 45-Year-Old Woman

Police in St. Leonard Investigating Death of 45-Year-Old Woman

On Saturday, October 29, 2016 at approximately 2 :00 a.m., Calvert County Sheriff’s Office  units responded to Flag Harbor in St. Leonard, in reference to a missing person that had possibly fallen into the Harbor. Cpl. Smith arrived at the Flag Harbor pier and located the body of a deceased female under the pier. Detective Jernigan...
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WANTED – Calvert County Sheriff’s Office 10/31/2016

WANTED – Calvert County Sheriff’s Office 10/31/2016

The following persons are wanted by the Calvert County Sheriff’s Office The Calvert County Sheriff’s Office Warrant Unit is responsible for the service of criminal and child support warrants as well as criminal summonses issued by the courts. They are also responsible for coordinating extraditions of suspects out of state. If you have information...
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Huntingtown Man Arrested for Theft of a Motor Vehicle, Driving Without a License and DWI

Huntingtown Man Arrested for Theft of a Motor Vehicle, Driving Without a License and DWI

On Saturday, October 22, 2016 at approximately 12:30 a.m., Deputy D. Clark of the Calvert County Sheriff’s Office conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle being driven all over the roadway near the intersection of North Solomons Island Road and MF Bowen Road, in Huntingtown. Upon contact with the driver, Deputy Clark detected a strong...
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Speed Camera Locations for Charles County 10/31/2016 to 11/4/2016

Speed Camera Locations for Charles County 10/31/2016 to 11/4/2016

During the week of October 31 to November 4, 2016, automated speed enforcement cameras will be activated in the following school zones: Smallwood Drive at Wade Elementary School Berry Road at Berry Elementary School Marshall Corner Road at James Craik Elementary School Berry Road at Jenifer Elementary School Cameras are activated Monday through Friday, all year...
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St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office Deputies Graduate from Emergency Services Team Basic Training

St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office Deputies Graduate from Emergency Services Team Basic Training

On Saturday, October 21, 2016, Deputy James Bare and Deputy Gerard Muschette graduated from the 33rd session of the Prince George’s County Emergency Services Team Basic Training School. Captain Steven Hall congratulated the deputies and said, “The addition of these two young men to our team solidifies our future and improves our ability to...
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Police Investigating Serious Motor Vehicle Collision in Mechanicsville

Police Investigating Serious Motor Vehicle Collision in Mechanicsville

On Friday, October 28, 2016, at approximately 6:30 p.m. St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to the area of Three Notch Road and Mechanicsville Road for the report of a serious motor vehicle accident in which one of the vehicles had rolled over. Officers arriving on scene discovered a 2011 Nissan Frontier off...
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Marlene B. Thomas, 80

Marlene B. Thomas, 80

Marlene B. Thomas, 80, of Mechanicsville, MD died October 20, 2016 at Medstar Washington Hospital Center surrounded by her loving family. She was born August 14, 1936 at home in Point Pleasant, WV to the late Gory R. Bumgardner and late Mildred Betz Bumgardner. Marlene is a graduate of Point Pleasant High School and...
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Dennis “Popeye” Windsor, 59

Dennis “Popeye” Windsor, 59

Dennis “Popeye” Windsor, 59 of Aquasco, MD passed away on October 25, 2016. Born January 22, 1957 to the late Russell Windsor and the late Shirley Boswell Windsor in Prince George County, MD. Dennis graduated from Croom Vocational. He was an auto mechanic and also did asphalt paving. He liked the race track, horseback...
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Halloween in the Garden – a Daytime Trick-or-Treating Parade!

Halloween in the Garden – a Daytime Trick-or-Treating Parade!

Looking for something SPOOKtackular to do TODAY? Annmarie Garden will host the 17th Annual Halloween in the Garden on Saturday, October 29, 2016, from 11:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. More than 70 community organizations and businesses will decorate booths, don costumes, and hand out candy and treats to all the children. Some free activities...
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Traffic Alert for St. Mary’s County

Traffic Alert for St. Mary’s County

Communities surrounding the naval air station are advised that increased traffic in and around NAS Patuxent River can be expected due to the Pax River Air Expo ’16 on Sunday, Oct. 30, 2016 between the hours of 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. Traffic flow surrounding the installation will be impacted in the following areas...
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Pax River Air Expo ’16 – A Free Family Event at NAS Pax River

Pax River Air Expo ’16 – A Free Family Event at NAS Pax River

Looking for something fun and free for the family to do at the end of October? Then come out to Naval Air Station Patuxent River’s Air Expo ’16 on Oct. 29 and 30 featuring the F-22 Raptor Demonstration Team. The F-22 Raptor is the Air Force’s newest fighter aircraft. Its combination of stealth, supercruise,...
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Three Prince George’s County Men Charged with Poaching Striped Bass

Three Prince George’s County Men Charged with Poaching Striped Bass

Three Prince George’s County men were charged with poaching striped bass shortly after midnight Thursday by officers on surveillance in Dorchester County. Rigoberto Melendez Galdamez, 46, of Laurel, Oseas Daniel Roque, 33, of Hyattsville, and Juan Jose Santos Peneda, 59, of Bowie, were each issued citations for exceeding their limit of striped bass and...
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Fort Washington Man Wins $50,000 Scratch-off Prize

Fort Washington Man Wins $50,000 Scratch-off Prize

Lottery luck is even lovelier the second time around, according to a Diamond Spectacular scratch-off winner from Fort Washington who just claimed a $50,000 prize. The 63-year-old retiree found his second big Lottery win after fueling his truck at St. Barnabas Gulf located at 6720 St. Barnabas Road in Oxon Hill. He filled the...
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Lexington Park Man Arrested for Disorderly Conduct

Lexington Park Man Arrested for Disorderly Conduct

On Wednesday, October 26, 2016, at approximately 10:00 p.m. while investigating a call for shots fired, Deputy First Class Vince Pontorno of the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office COPs Unit observed a vehicle traveling at a high rate of speed in the opposite lane of travel. The vehicle attempted to evade him and was...
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COPs Unit Charge Lexington Park Woman with Several Offenses

COPs Unit Charge Lexington Park Woman with Several Offenses

On Wednesday, October 26, at 4:40 p.m. the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office COPs Unit responded to a 911 call for a disturbance in Lexington Park. The disturbance, involving two adult females, was taking place in a motor vehicle that was traveling on Great Mills Road. The vehicle was located in a nearby subdivision...
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