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.

CHESAPEAKE BEACH AREA

ARSON

Rosemary Dr., 11:40 p.m. Sept. 20. A 2002 Nissan Frontier was set on fire. The investigation was continuing.

HUNTINGTOWN AREA

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Cox Rd., Sept. 21 to Sept. 22. An attempt was made to enter a concession stand at a park.

Harlequin Ct., 12:10 p.m. Sept. 20. An MP3 player and coins were stolen from an unlocked vehicle.

Monarch Lane, 10:30 p.m. Sept. 19 to 8:30 a.m. Sept. 20. A purse was stolen from an unlocked vehicle parked in front of a home.

Wilson Rd., 3 to 9 p.m. Sept. 16. Cash and binoculars were stolen from a home.

VANDALISM

Huntingtown, September. Flower beds, fencing and lights were damaged in the Plum Point Woods and Wilburn Estates subdivisions.

LUSBY AREA

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Rousby Hall Rd., Sept. 16. Copper piping was stolen from a residence.

Valerie Lane, Aug. 25 to Sept. 15. A door and screen were damaged in an attempt to enter a residence.

VANDALISM

H.G. Trueman Rd., 11:05 a.m. Sept. 21. A SMECO-owned electrical box was spray-painted.

NORTH BEACH AREA

ASSAULTS

North Beach, 4:39 p.m. Sept. 14. Two men assaulted each other in the parking lot of a fire department. A Prince Frederick man, 24, and a Chesapeake Beach man, 26, were charged with second-degree assault.

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Frederick Ave., Sept. 12 to Sept. 18. A pressure washer and a 50-foot hose were stolen from a residence.

PRINCE FREDERICK AREA

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Virginia Ave., 6:58 Sept. 21. Prescription medications were stolen from a purse in a home.

ST. LEONARD AREA

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Broomes Island Rd., 5:58 p.m. Sept. 15. An iPad was stolen from a residence.

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, featuring daily news releases, neighborhood statistics, community services, crime prevention programs and career opportunities.

LA PLATA AREA

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Johnsontown Rd., September. Tools were stolen.

WALDORF AREA

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Biltmore St., Sept. 23. Electronic items and coins were stolen from several vehicles, and mailboxes were damaged.

Mattawoman Beantown Rd., 2700 block, 10 a.m. to 1:45 p.m. Sept. 23. Guns and tools were stolen from a shed.

WHITE PLAINS AREA

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

White Plains, 3:20 p.m. Sept. 24. A Pomfret man, 29, was arrested and charged on open warrants with traffic violations and possession of a stolen firearm.

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 at 301-475-2936, which people can use to anonymously report information.

CALIFORNIA AREA

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Three Notch Rd., Sept. 20. A man and a woman at a business were seen on video surveillance footage removing the magnetic housing on two iPods and placing them in the man’s back pockets. A woman, 24, and a man, 25, of Baltimore were charged with theft of less than $1,000.

CHARLOTTE HALL AREA

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Charlotte Hall, Sept. 17. A houseguest stole prescription drugs. A Prince Frederick man, 38, was charged with theft of less than $1,000 and possession of a controlled dangerous substance.

GREAT MILLS AREA

ASSAULTS

Great Mills, Sept. 22. During an argument, a man punched an acquaintance in the back of the head and allegedly attempted to strangle him. A Great Mills man, 24, was charged with second-degree assault.

LEONARDTOWN AREA

SEXUAL ASSAULTS

Leonardtown, 5:14 a.m. Sept. 23. A woman allowed an acquaintance to sleep on a couch in her home. She was awakened when the man sexually assaulted her. A man, 38, of no fixed address, was charged with second-degree rape, third- and fourth-degree sex offense and second-degree assault.

ASSAULTS

Leonardtown, Sept. 21. During an argument, a man assaulted an acquaintance. A Leonardtown man, 38, was charged with second-degree assault.

Leonardtown, Sept. 25. During a card game at a detention center, two inmates assaulted each other. A Lexington Park man, 25, and a Leonardtown man were charged with second-degree assault.

Leonardtown, Sept. 25. An inmate at a detention center kicked an officer in the legs and face. A Lexington Park man, 28, was charged with second-degree assault and second-degree assault on a Division of Corrections employee.

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Leonardtown, Sept. 26. A Leonardtown man, 31, was arrested in connection with residential burglaries. He was charged with three counts of first-degree burglary and three counts of theft of $1000 to $10,000

LEXINGTON PARK AREA

ASSAULTS

Lexington Park, Sept. 21. During an argument, a woman pushed an acquaintance and struck the person in the face with an object. A half of a Valium pill was found in her wallet during a search at the detention center. A Lexington Park woman, 32, was charged with second-degree assault, possession of a controlled dangerous substance and possession of contraband in a place of confinement.

Lexington Park, Sept. 21. A man standing in front of his home was punched in the face and poked in the chest with a tire iron. A Lexington Park man, 30, was charged with first- and second-degree assault.

Lexington Park, Sept. 24. During an argument, a man hit an acquaintance in the stomach several times with a power strip. When the acquaintance fled to a bathroom, the man kicked the bathroom door and stabbed the door with a kitchen knife. When the acquaintance, who was holding a child, attempted to leave the residence, the man grabbed him. A Lexington Park man, 24, was charged with assault, reckless endangerment, destruction of property, possession of a controlled dangerous substance and possession of paraphernalia.

Lexington Park, 7:55 p.m. Sept. 26. During a fight at a park between two football players, parents became involved, and a man held down the mother of a youth while his wife repeatedly hit the woman in the face with her fist. She also picked up a piece of broken glass from the woman’s eyeglasses and cut her face. The youths were charged with second-degree assault. A Park Hall man, 46, was charged with second-degree assault by application and an alcohol violation. A Park Hall woman, 36, was charged with first- and second-degree assault, affray-common law and malicious destruction of property worth less than $500.

ST. INIGOES AREA

ASSAULTS

St. Inigoes, Sept. 25. During an argument, a man assaulted three people. A St. Inigoes man, 24, was charged with three counts of second-degree assault.

— Compiled by Bonnie Smith

 
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