Charles County Crime Solvers

Police in Charles County Investigating Hit & Run Involving a Pedestrian

Police in Charles County Investigating Hit & Run Involving a Pedestrian

On Monday, May 19 at 5:53 p.m., a 25-year-old male was jogging in the area of Brentland Road near Goose Bay in Welcome when he was struck by a passenger car. The driver fled the scene and the victim was able to call police. The victim said the striking vehicle was possibly a gray...
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Fugitive Friday – Sponsored by Charles County Crime Solvers – 5/16/14

Fugitive Friday – Sponsored by Charles County Crime Solvers – 5/16/14

This week the Charles County Crime Solvers is offering a cash reward for information leading to the whereabouts of Joseph Ignatius Templeman, 30, of Waldorf. Templeman currently has an outstanding warrant charging him with non-support of a child. Templeman is 5’11”, 220lbs., and has black hair and brown eyes. Anyone with information about Joseph Ignatius Templeman’s...
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Fugitive Friday – Sponsored by Charles County Crime Solvers – 5/9/14

Fugitive Friday – Sponsored by Charles County Crime Solvers – 5/9/14

This week the Charles County Crime Solvers is offering a cash reward for information leading to the whereabouts of Leon Francis Stone, Jr., 30, of Waldorf. Stone currently has an outstanding warrant charging him with violating probation relating to conspiracy to distribute narcotics. Stone is 5’11”, 160lbs., and has brown hair and hazel eyes. Anyone with...
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UPDATE: Maryland State Police Investigating Death of New Jersey Man

UPDATE: Maryland State Police Investigating Death of New Jersey Man

UPDATE: MSP Investigators from the Criminal Enforcement Division Central South Region are investigating the death of a New Jersey man, previously reported as missing. The deceased is identified as Hani Heiba, 29, of the unit block of New Brook Lane in Springfield, New Jersey. Heiba was found deceased in a ravine in Prince Frederick,...
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UPDATE: Charles County Crime Solvers Offering Cash Reward for Robbery Suspect

UPDATE: Charles County Crime Solvers Offering Cash Reward for Robbery Suspect

UPDATE: Charles County Crime Solvers is offering a cash reward for information leading to the identity of a man who robbed an employee at Rite Aid in the 3300 block of Crain Highway in Waldorf. On May 2 at 8:30 p.m., the suspect entered the store, approached a clerk, implied he had a weapon and...
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Fugitive Friday – Sponsored by Charles County Crime Solvers – 5/2/14

Fugitive Friday – Sponsored by Charles County Crime Solvers – 5/2/14

This week the Charles County Crime Solvers is offering a cash reward for information leading to the whereabouts of Frederick Charles Rupertis, III, 56, of Nanjemoy. Rupertis currently has an outstanding warrant charging him with failure to register as a sex offender/false information. He is 5’8”, 185 lbs., and has blue eyes and may be...
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Crime Report for Charles County 5/1/14

Crime Report for Charles County 5/1/14

The following is a sample of recent Charles County Sheriff’s Office investigations. For information about crimes not included in this report, visit CrimeReports.com and search by county, city, zip code or street address. STOLEN MOTORCYCLE RECOVERED: On April 28 at 12:30 p.m., Cpl. B. Saunders observed a motorcycle being driven recklessly in the area...
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Fugitive Friday – Sponsored by Charles County Crime Solvers – 4/25/14

Fugitive Friday – Sponsored by Charles County Crime Solvers – 4/25/14

This week the Charles County Crime Solvers is offering a cash reward for information leading to the whereabouts of Tieisha Lashawn Lyles, 28, of Indian Head. Lyles currently has outstanding warrants charging her with violating probation relating to first-degree assault charges. Lyles is 5’0”, 110 lbs., and has black hair and brown eyes. Anyone with...
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Fugitive Friday – Sponsored by Charles County Crime Solvers – 4/18/14

Nicole Marie Fant, 28, of St. Leonard

This week the Charles County Crime Solvers is offering a cash reward for information leading to the whereabouts of Nicole Marie Fant, 28, of St. Leonard. Fant currently has an outstanding warrant charging her with failing to appear in court in November on a theft charge. She is 5’5” 160 lbs., and has brown hair...
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Several Reports of Copper Thefts Reported in Charles County

Several Reports of Copper Thefts Reported in Charles County

The Charles County Sheriff’s Office is investigating several reports of copper thefts in which suspects stole copper wiring from large light poles. The most recent theft occurred at a school. On April 16 at about 3:30 a.m., a patrol officer was conducting a building check at Westlake High School, 3300 Middletown Road in Waldorf,...
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Charles County Crime Solvers Offering Reward for Information in Armed Robbery

Charles County Crime Solvers Offering Reward for Information in Armed Robbery

Charles County Crime Solvers is offering a cash reward for information leading to the identity of the suspect involved in the robbery of an employee of the Pizza Hut in the 3200 block of Crain Highway in Waldorf. On March 19 at 9:50 a.m., a male suspect approached an employee who was exiting the...
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UPDATE: Charles County Crime Solvers Offering Cash Reward in Waldorf Shooting

UPDATE: Charles County Crime Solvers Offering Cash Reward in Waldorf Shooting

UPDATE:  Charles County Crime Solvers is offering a cash reward for information leading to the arrest of the suspect involved in a shooting that occurred on April 10 in the area of Trefoil Place in Waldorf. At 11:30 p.m., the victim was driving on Tawny Drive near Thistle Place when he observed a large...
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Fugitive Friday – Sponsored by Charles County Crime Solvers – 4/11/14

Fugitive Friday – Sponsored by Charles County Crime Solvers – 4/11/14

This week the Charles County Crime Solvers is offering a cash reward for information leading to the whereabouts of Marcellus Jerome Woodland, 23, of Waldorf. Woodland currently has outstanding warrants charging him with failing to appear in court for carrying a dangerous weapon, first-degree assault, and malicious destruction of property. He also has a warrant...
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Call for Suspicious Activity Leads to Arrest in Indian Head

Call for Suspicious Activity Leads to Arrest in Indian Head

On April 9, 2014 at 5:15 a.m., officers from the Charles County Sheriff’s Office were dispatched to the area of Meadowside Court in Indian Head for the report of a suspicious person walking around the backyard of a vacant house with a flashlight. Officer C. Caywood arrived and observed a man in the backyard....
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Crime Report for Charles County 4/9/14

Crime Report for Charles County 4/9/14

The following is a sample of recent Charles County Sheriff’s Office investigations. For information about crimes not included in this report, visit CrimeReports.com and search by county, city, zip code or street address. YOUTH CHARGED WITH STEALING FAMILY CAR: On April 6 at 10:37 p.m., PFC M. Kelly was in the area of Beech...
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UPDATE: Suspect Sketches Added – Jewelry Store Theft in Waldorf Being Investigated

UPDATE: Suspect Sketches  Added – Jewelry Store Theft in Waldorf Being Investigated

UPDATE: Charles County Sheriff’s detectives are seeking the identity of two men wanted in connection with a smash and grab theft that occurred at Robinsons’ Jewelers on April 2. CCSO Forensic sketch artist, Sgt. D. Stahl, created sketches of the suspects based on witness descriptions. Crime Solvers is offering a cash reward for information leading...
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Fugitive Friday – Sponsored by Charles County Crime Solvers – 4/4/14

Fugitive Friday – Sponsored by Charles County Crime Solvers – 4/4/14

This week the Charles County Crime Solvers is offering a cash reward for information leading to the whereabouts of William Olijawon Culter, 26, of Waldorf. Culter currently has an outstanding warrant charging him with violating probation related to a robbery charge. He is 5’11”, 150 lbs., and has black hair and brown eyes. Anyone with...
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Detectives Investigate Reports of Shots Fired/Crime Solvers Offering Cash Reward

Detectives Investigate Reports of Shots Fired/Crime Solvers Offering Cash Reward

On April 2 at 10:15 a.m., officers responded to the area of Bannister Circle and St. Ignatius Drive in Waldorf for the report of shots fired. When officers arrived, they did not locate anyone who had been shot; however, they did find evidence that a gun had been fired. Witnesses indicated several people had...
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Fugitive Friday – Sponsored by Charles County Crime Solvers – 3/28/14

Fugitive Friday – Sponsored by Charles County Crime Solvers – 3/28/14

This week the Charles County Crime Solvers is offering a cash reward for information leading to the whereabouts of Nicole Delores Mullins, 27, of White Plains. Mullins currently has an outstanding warrant charging her with failure to appear in court for drug charges. She is 5’3”, 110 lbs. and has brown hair and brown eyes....
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UPS Package Theft Caught on Video

UPS Package Theft Caught on Video

On March 24, 2014, an unknown male stole UPS packages from the front porch of two homes in the Lake Jameson neighborhood of Hughesville. The thefts occurred on Dusty Miller Court and on Pale Morning Court and happened about 15 minutes after the packages had been dropped off in the early afternoon. In one...
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Chevrolet Impala Fire under Investigation in Waldorf

Chevrolet Impala Fire under Investigation in Waldorf

On March 23, 2014 at 10:31 pm, a vehicle fire at 2851 Starling Drive, Waldorf was spotted by a passerby. Waldorf Volunteer Fire Department responded. The fire destroyed the 2005 Chevrolet Impala. The origin of the fire was the interior of the vehicle and the preliminary cause is undetermined. The estimated cost is $2500...
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Fugitive Friday – Sponsored by Charles County Crime Solvers – 3/21/14

Fugitive Friday – Sponsored by Charles County Crime Solvers – 3/21/14

UPDATE: this week’s “Fugitive Friday” suspect was located earlier today after a tipster spotted the man in Calvert County and called authorities. Edward Eugene Coates, 34, was wanted for violating his probation relating to a third-degree sex offense. Each Friday, the Charles County Sheriff’s Office Warrant Unit will highlight an individual who has an open...
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Charles County Sheriff’s Detectives Seek Suspects Identity

Charles County Sheriff’s Detectives Seek Suspects Identity

Charles County Sheriff’s detectives are seeking the identity of a man who assaulted a convenience store clerk. Charles County Crime Solvers is offering a cash reward in this case. On January 17 at 11:15 p.m., the suspect entered a store in the 300 block of Smallwood Drive in Waldorf. He picked up a bag...
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Waldorf Apartment Fire is Under Investigation

Waldorf Apartment Fire is Under Investigation

On March 13, 2014 at 9:08 pm, a fire at 2167 Crain Highway, Waldorf, was discovered by the occupant. Waldorf, Accokeek, Baden, Brandywine, Bryans Road, Clinton, Hughesville, Indian Head, La Plata Volunteer Fire Departments responded. The small fire was contained to the living room inside the apartment. There was a smoke alarm and it...
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Fugitive Friday – Sponsored by Charles County Crime Solvers – 3/14/14

Fugitive Friday – Sponsored by Charles County Crime Solvers – 3/14/14

Each Friday, the Charles County Sheriff’s Office Warrant Unit will highlight an individual who has an open warrant but has been difficult to locate. This week the Charles County Crime Solvers is offering a cash reward for information leading to the whereabouts of Christopher McKay, 33, of Waldorf. McKay currently has outstanding warrants charging him...
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