LA PLATA AREA
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LA PLATA AREA
Jennie Run Dr., 300 block, 2:30 a.m. April 7. The front porch at a two-story townhouse was set on fire.
Cedar Lane, 16000 block, 7:30 a.m. April 7. A vacant structure was set on fire.
Crain Hwy., 3200 block, 12:09 a.m. April 9. Two armed and masked men approached a clerk at a liquor store. The clerk fled into a back room, and the men fled.
Dorset Dr., 1000 block, April 8 to April 10. An air conditioner was stolen from a vacant house.
Weymouth Ct., Millbrook Ct. and Lancaster Dr., April 7 to April 8. Property was stolen from unlocked vehicles.
Crain Hwy., 9200 block, 1:30 a.m. April 7. Material near an apartment’s kitchen window was set on fire.
Holyoke Ct., 12:27 p.m. April 6. A single-family dwelling was set on fire.
Tanglewood Dr., 6:01 p.m. April 8. A metal storage shed was set on fire.
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY
Dowitcher and Breakwater Courts, April 5 to April 6. Two vehicles were damaged by BB gun pellets.
Westdale Ct., 3200 block, April 9 to April 10. Wheels and rims were stolen from a vehicle.
Wildmeadows St., April 5 to April 6. A residence was shot with BB gun pellets.
Mill Hill Rd., 2300 block, April 4 to April 8. Construction equipment was spray-painted with graffiti.
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, April 6. During an argument at a hotel, a man hit an acquaintance in the head with a hotel telephone. A Clinton man, 46, was charged with second-degree assault, destruction of property and theft.
GREAT MILLS AREA
Green’s Crossing Ct., April 2. Construction equipment was spray-painted.
LEXINGTON PARK AREA
Lexwood Dr., April 6. During an argument, a man pushed an acquaintance through a door and hit a bystander in the chest. A Lexington Park man, 41, was charged with burglary and second-degree assault.
Liberty St., April 4. During an argument, a man assaulted a woman at a residence. When officers arrived, the man and woman refused to open the door. A Lexington Park man, 26, was charged with second-degree assault and obstruction and hindering. A Lexington Park woman, 31, was charged with obstruction and hindering.
Mechanicsville, April. A Mechanicsville man, 32, was arrested in connection with house break-ins in the area. He was charged with two counts of theft, $1,000 to $10,000, and four counts of first-degree burglary and theft, $10,000 to $100,000.
— Compiled by Bonnie Smith