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Southern Maryland crime report

Calvert County

These were among reports received by the Calvert County Sheriff’s Office and the Maryland State Police. Anyone with information about these incidents is asked to call the Criminal Investigation Division, 410-535-2800 or 301-855-1194, or the Crime Solvers line, 410-535-
2880. You can also call the Prince Frederick Barrack of the state police at 410-535-1400.

DUNKIRK AREA

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Dunkirk, May 23. A purse was stolen from a parked vehicle at a park.

VANDALISM

Shields Dr., May 26 to May 27. Mailboxes and light fixtures were damaged.

Uncle Charlie’s Spur, May 26 to May 27. Mailboxes and light fixtures were damaged.

HUNTINGTOWN AREA

ASSAULTS

Sun Park Lane, 11:50 p.m., May 22. During a fight, a man struck his son with a baseball bat. Two men, ages 26 and 52, were arrested on assault charges.

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Stephen Reid Dr., 1:22 p.m., May 26. Perfume was stolen from a residence.

ARSON

Hillside Dr., May 13. A man, 64, was arrested in connection with a fire in a residential garage that damaged a vehicle. Charges included two counts of second-degree arson, two counts of first-degree malicious burning and two counts of malicious destruction of property.

LUSBY AREA

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Ash Lane, May 20 to May 21. Coins and a gold bracelet were stolen from a vehicle.

OWINGS AREA

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Donalds Way, May 22. Nine metal flowerpots were stolen from a day-care center.

PORT REPUBLIC AREA

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Consent Dr., 4:48 p.m., May 24. Prescription medication was stolen from a residence.

PRINCE FREDERICK

ASSAULTS

Solomons Island Rd., 5:37 p.m., March 24. During an arrest for disorderly conduct, a man attacked an officer. A Chesapeake Beach man, 28, was charged with disorderly conduct and assault.

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Solomons Island Rd., 1:20 p.m., May 21. A man stole a purse from a counter at a convenience store. A Landover man, 30, was charged with theft.

Storeplace Lane, 8:12 p.m., May 22. A video game system, games and a diamond ring were stolen from a residence.

Willow Way, 8:14 p.m., May 25. Cash was stolen from a bedroom.

ST. LEONARD AREA

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Overlook Dr., May 20 to May 21. Two cellphones were stolen from a vehicle.

Overlook Dr., May 20 to May 21. Three ID cards were stolen from a vehicle.

Park Cir., 2:30 a.m., May 21. A wallet and cellphone battery were stolen from a vehicle.

Charles County

These were among reports received by the Charles County Sheriff’s Office and the Maryland State Police. For information, call 301-932-2222 or 301-870-3232. Crime Solvers will pay a reward for information leading to an arrest and an indictment in connection with these and other crimes. Call the 24-hour hotline at 866-411-8477. Callers may remain anonymous. The Charles County Sheriff’s Office Web site is www.ccso.us. Included at the site are daily news releases, Crime Watch neighborhood statistics, community services, crime prevention programs and career opportunities.

LA PLATA AREA

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Mason Springs Rd., 7900 block, 8:35 a.m., May 30. Farm tools were stolen from a shed.

Village Dr., 10000 block, 1 a.m.-
2:30 p.m., May 30. A gun and jewelry were stolen from a residence.

WALDORF AREA

ASSAULTS

Stanford Pl., 2:58 p.m., May 29. A pellet gun was fired from a moving vehicle. Three males, ages 12, 15 and 16, and a man, 18, were arrested on assault charges. Two people were struck by BBs.

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Crain Hwy., 2700 block, May 29 to May 30. Wheels and stereo systems were among property stolen from several vehicles parked at businesses.

Gallery Pl., 2:20 a.m., May 29. A Waldorf man, 19, was arrested in connection with the theft of a cellphone from a truck.

ARSON

Linden Grove Dr., 11:20 p.m., March 22. A 2010 Dodge truck was set on fire near a housing development under construction. The owner of the vehicle, a 28-year-old man, was arrested. Charges included second-degree arson, malicious burning and fraud.

St. Mary’s County

These were among reports received by the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office and the Maryland State Police. For information, call 301-475-8008, or the Crime Solvers line, 301-475-3333. The Leonardtown Barrack of the Maryland State Police operates a 24-hour tip line on which people may anonymously report information at 301-475-2936.

LEXINGTON PARK AREA

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Great Mills Rd., May 27. Property was stolen from several storage units at a self-storage business. A 20-year-old man and a 16-year-old male, both of Lexington Park, were arrested. Charges included burglary, theft- scheme for property valued to as much as $10,000, and malicious destruction of property.

MECHANICSVILLE AREA

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Route 235, 2:37 p.m., May 28. During a traffic stop, police determined that the vehicle was displaying a registration sticker that had been stolen. A Cheverly man, 35, was charged with theft valued at less than $100.

— Compiled by Bonnie Smith

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