Charles County

The following are among reports received recently by the Charles County sheriff's office and the Maryland State Police. For more information, call 301-932-2222 or 301-870-3232.

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ACTON LANE, 11800 block, 11:25 p.m. Dec. 14. Acton Liquors was robbed by two suspects with handguns. They fled with money and store property.

BLUE BIRD CIR., 4100 block, 7:16 p.m. Dec. 15. An intruder entered a residence, brandished a handgun and demaned money and property from two male youths, ages 13 and 15. The youths complied and the robber fled.

FREEMANTLE CT., 2100 block, 11:48 p.m. Dec. 11. Two assailants approached two men, ages 22 and 53, displayed weapons and demanded money. The victims complied. The robbers fled in a 1988 Toyota.


OLD WASHINGTON RD., Dec. 9-10. A 1989 GMC Suburban was stolen.


ROUTE 301 AND BERRY RD., 9:42 a.m. Dec. 15. The contents of a trash bin were set on fire.

-- Bonnie Smith