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 at 410-535-2800 or 301-855-1194, the Crime Solvers line at 410-535-2880 or the state police Prince Frederick Barrack at 410-535-1400.

CHESAPEAKE BEACH AREA
MALICIOUS DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY

15th St., Sept. 6. A 24-year-old man was charged with malicious destruction of property less than $1,000 and failure to control vehicle speed on a highway to avoid a collision.

DUNKIRK AREA
THEFT/BREAK-IN

Twin Lakes Dr., Sept. 5. A purse was stolen from a vehicle by force. The woman’s purse was located and returned, but her wallet was missing.

LUSBY AREA
THEFT/BREAK-IN

Sawmill Rd., Sept. 7. Diesel fuel was stolen from a Peterbilt truck parked in a driveway across from a man’s residence.

PRINCE FREDERICK AREA
DAMAGED PROPERTY

Sixes Rd., Sept. 1-3. An unknown assailant used a rock to smash the front and rear windshields on a vehicle.

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Dares Beach Rd. W., 200 block, Sept. 4. A woman lost her iPhone in a parking lot at a fitness center. When she returned, it was gone.

Mallard Point, 2 p.m. Sept. 1 to 2 p.m. Sept. 2. A visual warning sign was stolen from a residential yard. The owner described it as having a silhouette of a little boy with a reflective flag in his hand with the word “SLOW” on it. The value of the property is about $40.

Prince Frederick Blvd., 800 block, 4-9:30 p.m. Sept. 9. A restaurant employee reported $900 was stolen from her purse while she was working.

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 website ccso.us has crime statistics and information on crime prevention programs.

REWARDS FOR INFORMATION

Crime Solvers will pay a reward for information leading to an arrest and indictment. The 24-hour hotline is 866-411-8477. Callers may remain anonymous.

WALDORF AREA
SHOOTING

University Dr., 700 block, 11:40 p.m. Sept. 8. A male assailant accosted a male pedestrian, robbed him of property, then shot him and fled. The pedestrian was taken to a nearby hospital and treated for serious injuries.

St. Mary's County

These w ere 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 Crime Solvers at 301-475-3333. The Leonardtown Barrack of the state police has an anonymous tip line at 301-475-2936.

CALIFORNIA AREA
THEFT/BREAK-IN

First Colony Way, 45000 block, Sept. 10. A 38-year-old Hughesville woman placed store merchandise in a backpack and attempted to leave without paying for the items. She was arrested and charged with theft.

GREAT MILLS AREA
ASSAULT

Carefree Way, 45000 block, Sept. 8. A man and a female acquaintance got into an argument that escalated. He threw a knife at her and chased the woman to a separate residence, where he forced his way in and assaulted two occupants. The 23-year-old Lexington Park man was arrested and charged with first- and second-degree assault and third-degree burglary.

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Old Great Mills Rd., 20700 block, Aug. 25. A man was seen on surveillance video outside a convenience store stealing property from a person’s truck through an open window. The man fled in a white Ford truck, with extended cab.

Old Great Mills Rd., 20700 block, Sept. 6. A woman took merchandise from a convenience store. Because a no trespass order was previously in place from the store, she was arrested and charged with trespassing on private property and theft under $100.

LEONARDTOWN AREA
THEFT/BREAK-IN

Merchant’s Lane, 40000 block, Sept. 7. A 27-year-old Avenue woman was arrested in a business after she concealed merchandise and attempted to leave without paying.

PINEY POINT AREA
ASSAULT

River Rd., 17000 block, Sept. 7. A 32-year-old Piney Point man was arrested after he headed-butted and scratched a person during an altercation that escalated. He was charged with second-degree assault.

SAINT INIGOES AREA
ARREST

Saint Inigoes area, Sept. 9. A 68-year-old St. Inigoes man was arrested on an outstanding warrant for two counts of second-degree assault.

— Compiled by Lisa M. Bolton