The following are among reports received recently 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.
MAPLEWOOD DR., Nov. 17. Items were stolen from two vehicles.
ROUND UP RD., Nov. 12. Cash was stolen from a residence.
CHESAPEAKE BEACH RD., 7:25 p.m. Nov. 19. A woman withdrawing money from a drive-up automated teller machine was approached by a man who demanded her money. She refused, and he brandished a gun. The woman put the vehicle in reverse to scare the man. The man fled in a dark-colored vehicle.
PRINCE FREDERICK AREA
CASSELL BLVD., 2:30 to 7:15 a.m. Nov. 17. A 1993 Ford Probe was stolen from a residence. The vehicle was recovered soon after in Anne Arundel County. The rear license plate was missing.
The following are among reports received recently by the Charles County Sheriff's Office and the Maryland State Police. For further 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 800-673-2777. 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.
Indian Head Area
INDIAN HEAD HWY., 4600 block, 9:33 a.m. Nov. 14. A clerk at Gina's Alteration Center was robbed by a man with a handgun.
JEFFERSON FARM PL., 10:15 a.m. Nov. 18. An employee at Home Depot was pushed by a man, 26, fleeing the store after he allegedly attempted to steal merchandise. The man was charged with second-degree assault and theft more than $500.
FESTIVAL WAY, 9 p.m. Nov. 21. An employee of Eastern's Carry Out was robbed of cash and his cell phone during a delivery.
HOMETTE PL., 2800 block, 8:50 a.m. Nov. 12. Someone forced entry into a residence. The resident shot the intruder with a pellet rifle, and the intruder fled.
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY
SUBSTATION RD., 12:25 a.m. Nov. 18. More than 20 vehicles were damaged when shot with a BB gun. Authorities questioned a man, 18, and two boys, 16 and 17.
WESTDALE CT., 12:01 to 12:30 a.m. Nov. 19. "KKK" was scratched into the paint on the hood of a vehicle.
St. Mary's County
The following are among reports received recently by the St. Mary's County Sheriff's Office and the Maryland State Police. For further 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 crime tip line on which people may anonymously report information about crimes and related matters at 301-475-2936.
UPLAND DR., 6:47 p.m. Nov. 11. A woman was allegedly assaulted by a man, 28. He is alleged to have pushed her, pulled her hair and scratched her neck. He was charged with second-degree assault.
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY
THREE NOTCH RD., 6:58 a.m. Nov. 10. A BB gun was used to shatter the glass in the front door of Belk department store. Several other businesses along Three Notch Road, north and south of the shopping center, reported the same type of damage.
WINTERS WAY, 6:46 p.m. Nov. 18. A man, 34, and a woman, 30, assaulted each other. They were charged with second-degree assault. The woman was additionally charged with trespassing on private property.
GOUGH CT., Nov. 20. A washer and dryer were stolen from a residence under construction.
Lexington Park Area
DAMERON ST., 1:05 a.m. Nov. 22. A woman, 23, was allegedly sexually assaulted by a man, 43. He allegedly forced himself into her residence and then forced her to have intercourse. He was charged with first-degree rape, first-degree burglary and second-degree assault.
ROSEWOOD DR., 8:56 a.m. Nov. 13. A gun was stolen from a residence.
MECHANICSVILLE, Nov. 20. A woman was allegedly assaulted and held against her will at a residence by a man, 22. He was charged with second-degree assault and false imprisonment.
-- Complied by BONNIE SMITH