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 is asked to call the Criminal Investigation Division, 410-535-2800 or 301-855-1194, or the Crime Solvers line, 410-535-2880. Residents can also call the Prince Frederick Barrack of the state police at 410-535-1400.


Coyote Ct., 12400 block, 6:37 p.m. July 15. A license plate was removed from a vehicle.


N. Solomans Island Rd., 600 block, 7:28 p.m. July 14. Three men entered a department store, took clothing from a sales table near the entrance and fled in a vehicle.

West Dares Beach Rd., 100 block, 11:19 p.m. July 20. A tire store was burglarized. While driving to the store, a police officer saw a suspect driving away in a vehicle and attempted to stop him. The suspect got out of the vehicle and tried to flee on foot but was stopped. An Elkridge man, 33, was arrested.

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. The sheriff’s Web site,, has news releases, local crime statistics, crime prevention programs and career opportunities.


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.


Ann Harbor Dr., 6 a.m. to 1 p.m. July 16. An inflatable 70-foot-long obstacle course with a water slide and an inflatable playground about 54 feet long were stolen from a trailer.


Waldorf Market Pl., 6:36 p.m. July 20. A boy, 10 to 12 years old, allegedly sexually assaulted a 4-year-old boy at a clubhouse. The 4-year-old reported the incident to relatives later in the day.


Caroline Dr. and Cedar Ct., 11 p.m. July 19. A man, 26, was stabbed during an altercation in La Plata. He was taken to a hospital.


Dorchester Cir., 5000 block, 7 a.m. July 19. Cash was stolen from a pool house entered by force at a recreation center in Waldorf.

Leighland Ct., 9800 block, July 20 to 21. Parts were stolen from an air conditioner.

Ridge Grove Estates, July 20 to 21. Tools were stolen from a shed entered by force at a residence in Hughesville, and a tractor was damaged.


Smallwood Dr. W., 2300 block, and Lancaster Cir., 4800 block, July 20 to 21. Several rear windows were broken at two elementary schools. Nothing was reported missing.

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. To submit a tip, call the Crime Solvers line at 301-475-3333. The Leonardtown Barrack of the Maryland State Police also has a 24-hour anonymous tip line at 301-475-2936.


Worth Ave., 44900 block, July 23. An employee of a discount store allegedly took cash, gift cards and merchandise from the business between March 5 and July 22. A Lexington Park man, 20, was arrested and charged with theft.


Sue Dr., 46000 block, 5:11 p.m. July 24. A woman, 24, was arrested and charged with second-degree assault after allegedly assaulting another woman during an altercation at a residence.


Morningside Lane, July 23. A man choked an acquaintance during an argument. A Lexington Park man, 31, was arrested and charged with second-degree assault.


Great Mills Rd., 21600 block, 1:50 a.m. July 17. Electronic equipment was stolen from a pawn shop entered by breaking a front glass door.

Great Mills Rd., 21600 block, July 23. An air conditioner was stolen from a building.

Midway Dr., July 23. A resident received a phone call from a man claiming to be from the IRS. The caller said the resident must pay $2,500 to avoid arrest. The resident purchased five $500 Green Dot cards and provided the debit card information to the caller.

— Compiled by Bonnie Smith
and Terence McArdle