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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MARSHALL HALL RD., 3000 block, March 10. Two males, both 17, were arrested in connection with a December incident in which they are accused of approaching a man who was working at a Christmas tree lot and demanding money. The man led them to a trailer where the money was. The youths fled the scene before taking anything. They are charged with attempted armed robbery and first-degree assault.



CRAIN HWY., 4600 block, 11 p.m. March 3. A man assaulted another man, 39, in the parking lot of Tailgates Sports Cafe. He fled the scene.

HADLEY DR., 2800 block, 10:31 p.m. March 24. A man, 27, was shot in front of his residence. The shooter fled the scene.


CRAIN HWY., 2500 block, 9:30 a.m. March 20. A man was leaving the Bank of Southern Maryland when his vehicle was struck from behind by another vehicle. Those in the second vehicle got out, demanded money from him and implied that one of them had a weapon. The man fled into the bank. His vehicle was entered, and cash was taken from it. The robbers fled the scene in a third vehicle.

MALL CIR., 110000 block, 5:35 p.m. March 17. A man approached a cash register at Kohl's department store, brandished a knife and demanded money. He fled the scene via the lower level.

-- Bonnie Smith