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Mechanicsville Man Arrested for Burglary, Theft and Property Destruction

Mechanicsville Man Arrested for Burglary, Theft and Property Destruction

On May 21, 2014 at 1:00 PM, the Emergency Communications Center dispatched a burglary in progress to a vacant residence in the 26000 block of Yowaiski Mill Road in Mechanicsville. A witness observed a gold vehicle parked in front of the residence and a male suspect exit the vehicle and go to the back...
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Police in St. Mary’s County Seek Public’s Help in Graffiti Incidents

Police in St. Mary’s County Seek Public’s Help in Graffiti Incidents

On May 17, 2014 at 10:39 a.m., staff at the Ruby Tuesday restaurant reported graffiti had been spray painted on dumpsters behind the building. While conducting the investigation, Deputy Schultz of the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office also discovered the Petco, Dick’s Sporting Goods, old Blockbuster, and the SAIC building had been spray painted with...
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Man Injured in Lexington Park Robbery Flown to Area Trauma Center

Man Injured in Lexington Park Robbery Flown to Area Trauma Center

On Thursday, May 22, at 10:50 p.m., a male victim, from Lexington Park, was found sitting inside Jerry’s Carryout on Great Mills Road bleeding from the forehead. The victim alleged he was robbed of his money by two unidentified black male suspects. He appeared to be severely intoxicated and had active warrants for his...
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St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office Seeking Identification of Fraud Suspects

St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office Seeking Identification of Fraud Suspects

On May 11, 2014 at 9:16 p.m. and 10:55 p.m., the suspects pictured fraudulently used a victim’s credit card to make two separate purchases at the Walmart in California, Maryland. The total amount of the theft was over $150.00. Anyone with information regarding the identity of these two suspects or about these crimes in...
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UPDATE: St. Mary’s Sheriff’s Office Seeking Public’s Help Identifying Armed Robbery Suspect

UPDATE: St. Mary’s Sheriff’s Office Seeking Public’s Help Identifying Armed Robbery Suspect

UPDATE: The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office has released a composite drawing of the suspect. 5/14/14 – Between Friday May, 9 and Saturday, May 10, 2014 three armed robberies occurred in the parking lot of commercial businesses, (hotels and restaurants), in the Lexington Park and California area. During the robberies, the suspect approached the victims,...
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St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office Seeking Identification of Theft Suspect

St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office Seeking Identification of Theft Suspect

On March 11, 2014 at 6:10 AM, the suspect pictured entered the Sheetz convenience store located on Old Great Mills Road in Great Mills. The suspect went behind the counter and grabbed several packs of cigarettes before fleeing back out of the store. He was wearing a green hooded sweatshirt with an unknown emblem...
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St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office Seeking Identification of Fraud Suspect

St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office Seeking Identification of Fraud Suspect

On April 8, 2014, the suspect pictured used a victim’s credit card to purchase over $50.00 worth of merchandise from the McKay’s Foodland located on Merchants Lane in Leonardtown. Anyone with information regarding the suspect’s identity or about the crime in general, is asked to call Corporal D. Snyder at 301.475.4200 X 9070 or...
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Police Ask for Public’s Assistance Identifying Possible Suspect

Police Ask for Public’s Assistance Identifying Possible Suspect

On Monday, May 5, 2014, the suspect pictured in this article used a counterfeit $100 bill to purchase a roll of toilet paper from Boatman’s Minimart located on Oakville Road in Mechanicsville. Anyone with information regarding the suspect’s identity or about the crime in general, is asked to call Deputy Flerlage at 301.475.4200 X...
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St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office is Asking for the Public’s Assistance in Locating Subject

St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office is Asking for the Public’s Assistance in Locating Subject

The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance in locating Edwin Robert Moser, age 38, of Lexington Park. The Sheriff’s Office has multiple arrest warrants for Moser for forgery and violation of a protective order. Anyone with information regarding the location of Edwin Robert Moser is asked to call CRIME SOLVERS...
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St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office Incident Briefs for 5/12/14

St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office Incident Briefs for 5/12/14

The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office are investigating the following incidents. 5-9-14 CHILD NEGLECT – A complainant reported finding a 2 year old walking unattended on Heather Street in Great Mills. The toddler was not injured and the family was located. Department of Social Services responded. Deputy Potter is assigned the investigation. 5-9-14 ROBBERY...
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Fourth Armed Robbery Reported in St. Mary’s County in Less Than 48 Hours

On Saturday, May 10 2014, at approximately 9:15 p.m., St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the Texas Roadhouse on Three Notch Road in California, for a report of an armed robbery. Early reports indicate that an employee was walking to his vehicle in the restaurant parking lot when a black male wearing a...
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Back to Back Armed Robberies Reported in Lexington Park

Back to Back Armed Robberies Reported in Lexington Park

On Friday, May 9, at approximately 10:45 p.m., police responded to the La Quinta Inn & Suites on Three Notch Road in Lexington Park for a report of an attempted armed robbery. Early reports indicate a  black male wearing a  black hooded sweatshirt and jeans came up behind the male victim and displayed a handgun....
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St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office Incident Briefs from 5/1/14 to 5/8/14

St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office Incident Briefs from 5/1/14 to 5/8/14

The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office are investigating the following incidents. 5-1-14 BURGLARY – A victim, who resides on Hillside Drive in Lexington Park, reported unknown suspect(s) entered the residence and stole property. Case remains open and is assigned to Deputy Pontorno. Case #23392-14 5-1-14 BURGLARY – A victim, who resides on Secretariat Drive...
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Lexington Park Man Arrested for Bike Theft and Destruction of Property

Lexington Park Man Arrested for Bike Theft and Destruction of Property

On April 24, 2014, Deputy S. Cameron made contact with a complainant regarding a bicycle which had been stolen from his girlfriend. The complainant had just seen a subject riding the stolen bicycle. Later, the same day Deputy Cameron spotted a subject sitting on a bicycle in the area of St. Clements Crossing. The...
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St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office Arrests and Incident Briefs – 4/24/14

The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office are investigating the following incidents. DRUG ARREST – On April 19, 2014, Deputy First Class Vezzosi of the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office found suspect Justin Scott Roth, 30, of Mechanicsville, asleep in a vehicle which was parked at the Exxon Gas station located at 30100 Three Notch...
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WANTED: Your Unused or Expired Prescription Drugs

WANTED:  Your Unused or Expired Prescription Drugs

The Maryland State Police and the Drug Enforcement Administration are partnering to give Marylanders a way to turn in their unwanted or expired prescription drugs before they fall into the wrong hands. In response to the rising concern about prescription abuse, Maryland State Police barracks throughout the state will become collection stations for the...
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Missing Person Located- St. Mary’s County

Missing Person Located- St. Mary’s County

UPDATE 4/16/2014 @ 5:20p.m. Southern Maryland News Net was contacted by a family member of the “Missing Person” and were told that Mr. Jones was not missing and was in the company of family members. 4/16/2014 @ 3:30p.m. The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office has released the following. Talmadge J. V. Jones III, Date...
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Third Armed Home Invasion Reported in St. Mary’s Coutny in Less Than a Month

Third Armed Home Invasion Reported in St. Mary’s Coutny in Less Than a Month

On Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at approximately 6:00 P.M. St. Mary’s Sheriff’s Office patrol units responded to the 41000 block of Norris Court in Leonardtown for the report of a home invasion. Deputies determined two suspects entered the unsecure residence, armed with handguns and demanded money from the occupants. The Criminal Investigations Division was...
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UPDATE: Shots Fired Being Investigated in Lexington Park

UPDATE: Shots Fired Being Investigated in Lexington Park

UPDATE – Official Statement from the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office: Deputies responded to the area of Columbus Drive for the report of shots fired. On arrival, Corporal Corcoran located several spent shell casings. A suspect was developed during the investigation. Case remains open. ___ This is the third report of shots fried in...
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St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office Incident Briefs from 4/9/14 to 4/15/14

St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office Incident Briefs from 4/9/14 to 4/15/14

The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office are investigating the following incidents. 4-9-14 BURGLARY TO MOTOR VEHICLE – A victim, who resides on Army Navy Drive in Mechanicsville, reported unknown suspect(s) entered his vehicle and stole property. Case remains open and is assigned to Corporal Maletto. Case #19268-14 4-9-14 BURGLARY TO MOTOR VEHICLE – A...
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Shots Fired at Two St. Mary’s County Bars Over the Weekend

Shots Fired at Two St. Mary’s County Bars Over the Weekend

On Saturday, April 5, 2014 at approximately 1:15 a.m., officers from the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office responded to the 21700 block of Great Mills Road at the Lexington Lounge in Lexington Park for the report of shots fired. When officers arrived, they did not locate anyone who had been shot.  However, they did locate shell...
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Horse Found in Mechanicsville

Horse Found in Mechanicsville

On Friday, April 4, 2014, Corporal Tim White and Deputy Murphy of the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office responded to the area of Reeves Road and Baptist Church Road in Mechanicsville, after citizens reported a horse running at large. Deputies located the horse, gained control of it and kept it safe. Both deputies attempted...
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Police Seeking Information on Identity of two Theft Suspects

Police Seeking Information on Identity of two Theft Suspects

On Sunday, March 23, 2014 at 9:19 p.m., the persons pictured stole merchandise valued at over $50.00 from the McKay’s Food Land grocery store located at 40845 Merchants Lane, in Leonardtown. They hid the items on their person, exited through the entrance doors and fled in a mid-90’s silver Ford Probe 2-door; driven by...
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UPDATE: Missing Teen Located

UPDATE: Missing Teen Located

UPDATE 4/4/14: Kristen Lee Williams has been located. Kristen Lee Williams, date of birth 10-8-1998, white female, 5’4″ in height, weight 125 lbs., was last seen at her residence on Sandy Bottom Road in Hollywood, Maryland, on March 31, 2014. She was last seen wearing green jogging pants and a Green Bay Packers sweatshirt. Williams...
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Second Armed Home Invasion Reported in Lexington Park in Less Than a Week

Second Armed Home Invasion Reported in Lexington Park in Less Than a Week

On Tuesday, April 1, 2014  at approximately 10:15 p.m., the Maryland State Police and St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a residence on Columbus Drive in Lexington Park for a reported home invasion. The homeowner reported two males forced their way into the residence around 10:00 p.m. and stole unknown items. The assailants were both...
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