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.

Calvert County

C St., March 26 to April 6. A laptop computer and an acoustic guitar were stolen from a home.


Lexington Dr., 10:04 p.m. April 11. A cellphone was stolen from an unlocked vehicle.

Prince St., April 5 to April 6. A home was damaged in a burglary attempt. Nothing was reported missing.


Plum Point Rd., 2:25 a.m. April 14. During a traffic stop, it was found that the vehicle was taken without permission by an unlicensed driver. A Lusby man, 34, was charged with unauthorized use of a motor vehicle and driving without a license.


Cove Point and H.G. Trueman roads, 11:45 a.m. April 9. Two men assaulted each other while fighting in a road. A Solomons man, 48, and a Lusby man, 44, were charged with second-degree assault and disorderly conduct.


Alyssa Way, April 8 to April 9. A gas fireplace and blower were stolen from a house under construction.


Prince Frederick Blvd., April 9. Three air conditioners were stolen from a business.

Solomons Island Rd., March 28 to April 9. A radio was removed from a truck dashboard at a car dealership.

Stamper Ct., March 22 to April 8. Two cellphones, a video game system and tools were stolen from a home.


Virginia Ave., 4:34 P.M. April 10. A vehicle was taken without permission. During the investigation, stolen property was found. A Prince Frederick man, 28, was charged with unauthorized use of a motor vehicle and theft.


Woods Rd., 3:19 a.m. April 8. A man banged on a door, broke glass and entered a home. He fled after a resident told him the police were on the way. A Port Republic man, 32, was charged with burglary.

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 Sheriff’s Office Web site is Included are news releases, Crime Watch statistics, community services, crime prevention programs and career opportunities.


Mall Cir., 6:57 p.m. April 15. During an investigation of a shoplifting report, a chase ensued and a man punched a police officer in the face. A Temple Hills man, 29, was charged with second-degree assault on a police officer and theft. An Oxon Hill man, 20, was charged with theft.

St. Charles Center, 11 p.m. April 13. During a confrontation with two people leaning against a vehicle, two people were assaulted, and a cellphone and keys were stolen. A Waldorf boy, 17 and a girl, 14, were charged with robbery, assault and theft.


Berry Rd., 11400 block, 11:55 p.m. April 13. Two armed, masked men robbed a liquor store.

Crain Hwy.., 3200 block, 9:34 a.m. April 15. A woman, 80, while leaving a grocery store, had her purse grabbed from her hands by a man who fled in a white vehicle. While pursuing the vehicle, officers saw a child standing in the vehicle. A Fairfax, man, 22, was charged with robbery, assault, theft, endangering a child and multiple traffic violations. The hcild was his 2-year-old son.

Route 5, 8:40 p.m. April 15. While waiting to be picked up at her school, a high school student was assaulted and her phone was stolen. A Waldorf man, 18, was charged with robbery, assault and theft.


Plaza Way, 3300 block, 5-7 p.m. April 15. A window on a vehicle parked at a gym was broken, and a purse was stolen. Another vehicle in the parking lot was entered, but nothing was reported missing.

Seal Pl., 6200 block, April 15. Prescription drugs and jewelry were stolen from a home after a door was forced open.

Skipjack Ct., 5500 block, 5:30 a.m.-
6:15 p.m. April 15. Electronic items and cash were stolen from a residence. Food was eaten inside the residence and trash was thrown into the back yard.

Sugarberry St., 10400 block, 9:51 a.m. April 17. A resident returning home found a basement door open and damaged, and papers thrown about the residence. Two male youths were seen fleeing the home. They left a black book bag with a video game console they were attempting to take from the residence. They also kicked out a back door to escape.

Wakefield Cir., 2200 block, 8:20 a.m. April 17. Four men and a male youth were seen breaking into a house under foreclosure. Four Waldorf men, all 18, and a boy, 15, were charged with burglary.

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


Lawrence Ave., 9:15 p.m. April 12. A man was seen hitting a 7-year-old boy in the head several times. The man then put the boy on the back of an all-terrain vehicle and left the area. An investigation revealed that the man, who was intoxicated, had taken the boy on several rides during the day. At one point, the man flipped the ATV because of erratic driving. A Leonardtown man, 46, was charged with second-degree child abuse, second-degree assault and reckless endangerment.

— Compiled by Bonnie Smith