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UPDATE: Hit and Run Driver Identified by Charles County Sheriff’s Office

UPDATE: Hit and Run Driver Identified by Charles County Sheriff’s Office

UPDATE 8/20/13 3:00pm: Less than three days after a vehicle hit a pedestrian in a wheelchair crossing St. Charles Parkway in Waldorf and fled the scene, the Charles County Sheriff’s Office has identified the driver and recovered the vehicle. Yesterday evening after analyzing information obtained during the on-scene investigation, the Traffic Operations Unit narrowed the...
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UPDATE: Arrest Made in Breezy Point Marina Robbery

UPDATE: Arrest Made in Breezy Point Marina Robbery

On August 15 at approximately 3:25 p.m. the Calvert Control Center received a 911 call from Breezy Point Marina located at 5230 Breezy Point Road in Chesapeake Beach in reference to a reported robbery. The store manager advised that a white male with reddish brown hair, freckles, wearing a jacket, black baseball style hat...
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Calvert County Police Blotter

Calvert County Police Blotter

During the week of August 12 through August 18 deputies of the Calvert County Sheriff’s Office responded to 1459 calls for service throughout the community. Citizens with information on the following crimes or any criminal activity in Calvert County who wish to report it anonymously can now access the Calvert County Crime Solvers link...
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Bomb Explosion at Nicolletti’s Restaurant in California

Bomb Explosion at Nicolletti’s Restaurant in California

On August 14, 2013 at 11:17 pm, the owner of Nicolletti’s Restaurant, located at 22741 Three Notch Road in California, heard a loud explosion come from behind his building. When he went out to investigate, he found damage to the ground and a vehicle parked nearby. Some type of Improvised Explosive Device had been...
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SMNEWSNET Reader Seeking Public’s Help Identifying Cell Phone Thief

SMNEWSNET Reader Seeking Public’s Help Identifying Cell Phone Thief

On Sunday, August 11 2013, a reader of SMNEWSNET left his Iphone on the counter at Abell’s Store in Callaway. After realizing his mistake he returned moments later to discover the phone was gone. A check of the security cameras showed a black male leaving the store with the phone. Anyone who may know...
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Charles County Police Blotter

Charles County Police Blotter

The following is a sample of recent events investigated by the Charles County Sheriff’s Office. OFFICERS APPREHEND MAN WHO TRIED TO STEAL CAMERA: On Aug. 11 at 2 p.m., officers were dispatched to the 11700 block of Berry Road in Waldorf for an assault in progress. According to the caller, a loss prevention officer...
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WANTED – ESCAPED INMATE: Jamal Walkings

WANTED – ESCAPED INMATE: Jamal Walkings

Jamal Walkings was last seen at approximately 12:40 p.m., August 12, 2013 at the Southern Maryland Pre-release Unit in Charlotte Hall, which houses inmates who are about to be released. The facility does not have a perimeter fence. It houses men who frequently do outside work details. Name: Jamal Walkings Sentence: 11 years, 7 months for robbery and...
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UPDATE: Police ask for Public’s Help in Solving Moneta Jo Strickland’s Murder

UPDATE: Police ask for Public’s Help in Solving Moneta Jo Strickland’s Murder

UPDATE 8/12/13: A press conference was called on August 12, 2013 at 3 pm by Captain Terry Black of the St. Mary’s Sheriff’s Office, Commander of the Bureau of Criminal Investigation, regarding the Moneta Jo Strickland murder. Along with Captain Black were Lt. Michael Thompson, Commander of the MSP Leonardtown Barracks and Lt. David Ruel,...
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Charles County Police Blotter

Charles County Police Blotter

ASSAULT: On Aug. 5 about 7 p.m., Charles County Sheriff’s officers responded to a residence on Little Creek Lane in La Plata for the reported assault involving a weapon. Their investigation revealed Elizabeth Rachael Hall, 19, of La Plata, brandished a knife, confronted two women at the front door and made threatening movements with...
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UPDATE: Theft Suspect Identified

UPDATE: Theft Suspect Identified

UPDATE: On August 6, 2013 BCI detectives located and arrested Daniel J. Ball, age 43, of St. Inigoes, Maryland after identifying Ball from photos taken at businesses while Ball was attempting to utilize the victims credit card. Ball was charged with Unlawful Taking of a Motor Vehicle, Theft under $1,000, Credit Card Theft and incarcerated...
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Calvert County Police Blotter

Calvert County Police Blotter

During the week of July 29 through August 4 deputies of the Calvert County Sheriff’s Office responded to 1541 calls for service throughout the community. Citizens with information on the following crimes or any criminal activity in Calvert County who wish to report it anonymously can now access the Calvert County Crime Solvers link...
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Preventing Mail Thefts from Charles County Sheriff

Preventing Mail Thefts from Charles County Sheriff

The Charles County Sheriff’s Office is reminding residents to consider a few safety tips before making a decision to leave mail in mailbox. Several weeks ago, officers responded to reports of mail being stolen. In each case, homeowners placed mail (usually bill payments) in their mailbox for the postal employee to pick up and...
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Charles County Police Blotter

Charles County Police Blotter

The following is a sample of recent events investigated by the Charles County Sheriff’s Office. For information about other events which are not included in this report, visit www.CrimeReports.com and search by county, city, zip code or street address. OFFICER RECOVERS POSSIBLE STOLEN PROPERTY: On Aug. 2 at 3:45 a.m., Sgt. J. Hastings was...
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UPDATE:Woman Killed in Early Morning Accident Identified

UPDATE:Woman Killed in Early Morning Accident Identified

UPDATE: Victim identified as 32 year old Kimberly Matalice Sitko of White Plains, Maryland. Investigation is continuing. 8/1/12: On Thursday, August 1, at approximately 1:10am , a green 1999 Toyota Tacoma was traveling northbound on US Route 301, just prior to Jaybee lane, in White Plains. The Toyota was operated by 61 year old...
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Police Still Seeking Information in 2011 Murder

Police Still Seeking Information in 2011 Murder

On August 24, 2011 at 11:38 P.M. police units responded to the area of Sell Drive, Lexington Park, Maryland for the report of a motor vehicle striking a tree. Upon police arrival it was determined the operator of the vehicle, Deandre Augustus Hawkins, age 20, of Lexington Park had suffered a fatal gunshot wound....
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Endangered Missing Person From St. Leonard Area

Endangered Missing Person From St. Leonard Area

Alexus Settles is missing from the St. Leonard area of Calvert County, Maryland. Alexus has short spiked red hair and a nose ring. She has a tattoo on her chest of “Moe Dro”, tattoos on her triceps of a mouth with a bullet, Hello Kitty, and a female silhouette, and a tattoo on her left...
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Charles County Police Blotter

Charles County Police Blotter

The following is a sample of recent events investigated by the Charles County Sheriff’s Office. For information about other events which are not included in this report, visit www.CrimeReports.com and search by county, city, zip code or street address. ATV STOLEN: On July 29 between 1 a.m. – 6 a.m., someone stole a 2008...
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St. Mary’s County National Night Out

St. Mary’s County National Night Out

The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office announces this year’s participating National Night Out Communities. If you do not see your community listed and would like more information for next year, please contact: Cpl. Angela Delozier at 301-475-4200 ext. 9094 or angela.delozier@stmarysmd.com Information on National Night Out can also be obtained by visiting www.NATW.org. National...
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Attempted Armed Robbery of Pizza Delivery Man in Lexington Park

Attempted Armed Robbery of Pizza Delivery Man in Lexington Park

Late on Thursday night, July 25, 2013, police responded to the River Bay Townhomes, in Lexington Park, on Leeward Circle, for the reported robbery of a pizza delivery man. The victim reportedto police, that he knocked on the door of the apartment given to him for delivery, and it appeared that no one was...
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Critically Missing Person Located Alive and Well

Critically Missing Person Located Alive and Well

UPDATE: Ray Charles Lockamy of Sunderland was reported to the press as a critically  missing person on yesterday’s date. Mr. Lockamy has been missing since July 17, 2013. On July 25, 2013 Mr. Lockamy was located alive and well by the Calvert Investigative Team. The circumstances surrounding Mr. Lockamy’s disappearance is to be determined...
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Severn Man Arrested for Attempted Murder

Severn Man Arrested for Attempted Murder

On Tuesday, July 23, 2013, at about 9:15 p.m., Western District officers responded to the 700 block of Chapelview Drive, in Odenton for a report of a shooting that just occurred. When officers arrived on the scene, they discovered a 23-year-old male from Odenton suffering from a gun shot wound to the lower extremity; and a...
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UPDATE: SEX Offender/Armed Carjacking Suspect Captured

UPDATE: SEX Offender/Armed Carjacking Suspect Captured

UPDATE: On July 23, 2013, detectives with the Bureau of Criminal Investigations continued the investigation into the carjacking/stabbing in Loveville. Information was developed that Joseph Berry was currently in Prince George’s County. BCI Detectives coordinated the investigation with officers from the Prince George’s County Police Department – District IV Station. Those officers located Berry...
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Calvert Police Blotter

Calvert Police Blotter

During the week of July 15 through July 21 deputies of the Calvert County Sheriff’s Office responded to 1,621 calls for service throughout the community. Citizens with information on the following crimes or any criminal activity in Calvert County who wish to report it anonymously can now access the Calvert County Crime Solvers link...
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Wanted Robbery Suspect Arrested in Virginia

Wanted Robbery Suspect Arrested in Virginia

UPDATE:  Deionte William Johnson, 19, of Indian Head, who was wanted in connection with two armed robberies that occurred in Indian Head earlier this year, was arrested last night in Prince William County, Virginia. Johnson is being held on a bond and will face two charges of robbery when he returns to Maryland. 7/16/2012:...
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Tip to Charles County Crime Solvers Leads to Arrest of Robbery Suspects

Tip to Charles County Crime Solvers Leads to Arrest of Robbery Suspects

A tip to Charles County Crime Solvers led to the identity of three suspects responsible for the June 24 armed robbery of a Hughesville gas station. Based on the tip and other evidence, detectives with the Charles County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigations Division obtained arrest warrants charging Brandon Lee Bates, 20, Kevin Clifford Bates,...
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