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 crimes should 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

ASSAULTS

Southern Maryland Blvd., 11:22 a.m., Sept. 29. During an argument at a nail salon, a man threatened an employee at knifepoint. A Prince Frederick man, 45, was charged with second-degree assault and attempted first-degree assault.

LUSBY AREA

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Big Bear Lane, Sept. 25 to Sept. 26. A vehicle window was broken. The interior was ransacked, but nothing was reported missing.

NORTH BEACH AREA

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Eighth St., 7 p.m., Sept. 23 to 4:30 p.m., Sept. 25. Hunting clothes and knives were stolen from a vehicle parked at a residence.

Seventh St., Sept. 23 to Sept. 24. Property was stolen from an unlocked vehicle.

PRINCE FREDERICK AREA

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Sixes Rd., 7 a.m.-3 p.m., Sept. 24. Electronic items were stolen from a residence.

SUNDERLAND AREA

VANDALISM

Valley Lane, Sept. 26. Two mailboxes were damaged.

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.

HUGHESVILLE AREA

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Quicktree Pl., 7000 block, 6 p.m., Sept. 29. Copper pipes were stolen from a house under construction. A Charlotte Hall man, 44, was charged with second-degree burglary, theft and destruction of property.

LA PLATA AREA

ROBBERIES

Oriole Lane, 100 block, 11:45 p.m., Oct. 2. A man walking his dog was robbed of cash at gunpoint.

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Hunter Harbor Lane, Sept. 22 to Oct. 3. An air conditioner was stolen from a yard at a vacant residence.

Hunters Ridge Ct., 4500 block, 11:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Oct. 1. Computers and jewelry were stolen from a residence.

Valley Rd., 6900 block, Sept. 29 to Oct. 1. Lawn equipment and a toolbox were stolen from an unlocked shed.

WALDORF AREA

SEXUAL ASSAULTS

Waldorf area, Oct. 2. A Waldorf man, 46, was arrested in connection with the sexual assault of a minor child in September. Charges included first- and second-degree rape, first- and second-degree assault, use of a firearm in commission of a felony and sexual solicitation of a minor.

ASSAULTS

Sextant Pl., 10400 block, 2:34 a.m., Sept. 29. During a fight at a party, two men were struck in the head with blunt objects. No serious injuries were reported.

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Mattawoman-Beantown Rd., Oct. 2 to Oct. 3. Property and cash were stolen from several vehicles at a commuter parking lot.

O’Donnell Pl., 10400 block, 1:39 a.m., Oct. 3. About 500 gallons of cooking oil were stolen from a tank outside a restaurant.

Smallwood Dr., 1200 block, 4:30 a.m., Sept. 29. Cash was stolen from a business entered through the roof and by removing ceiling tiles.

St. Peter’s Church Rd., 3200 block, 2 to 7 p.m., Sept. 29. A computer, jewelry and electronic items were stolen from a residence.

WHITE PLAINS AREA

ROBBERIES

White Plains, Oct. 3. A man was arrested in connection with the armed robbery Sept. 5 of a man trying to buy shoes in a transaction arranged over the Internet. A Bryans Road man, 18, was charged with armed robbery, robbery, first- and second-degree assault, use of a firearm in commission of a violent crime, illegal carrying of a handgun and theft.

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.

CALIFORNIA AREA

ROBBERIES

California, 2:55 p.m., Sept. 9. A pizza delivery person was robbed at gunpoint. A White Plains male, 17, was charged with armed robbery.

GREAT MILLS AREA

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Chancellors Run Ct., 2:15 a.m., Sept. 29. A man who had been asked to leave a home returned a short time later and used a ladder to reenter the home through a second-story window. A Great Mills man, 25, was charged with fourth-degree burglary and destruction of property.

LEONARDTOWN AREA

ASSAULTS

Leonardtown area, Oct. 3. During an argument, a man kicked and punched an acquaintance. A California man, 38, was charged with first- and second-degree assault.

LEXINGTON PARK AREA

SEXUAL ASSAULTS

Lexington Park area, Oct. 2. A Lexington Park man, 22, was arrested in connection with the sexual assault of a minor on several occasions during the first six months of the year. Charges included second- and third- and fourth-degree sex offenses.

ASSAULTS

Windsor Dr., Sept. 28. During an argument, a woman kicked, slapped and scratched an acquaintance. A Lexington Park woman, 36, was charged with second-degree assault.

MOTOR VEHICLE THEFTS

Exploration Dr., Sept. 30. A man approached a woman from behind as she was walking to her vehicle, threatened her, grabbed her purse and drove away in her vehicle. A Lexington Park man, 19, was charged with motor vehicle theft, robbery, second-degree assault and theft.

— Compiled by Bonnie Smith

 
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