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.

DUNKIRK AREA
THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Town Center Blvd., 10700 block, May 26. A woman in a grocery store attempted to leave with unpaid items. A store manager stopped the woman and retrieved the merchandise.

Welchpoole Ct., May 16-23. A man reported his 2005 Polaris Sportsman ATV was stolen from his shed.

HUNTINGTOWN AREA
THEFT/BREAK-IN

Ponds Wood Rd., March to May 22. A residence was entered by force through a window. Nothing was reported missing.

LUSBY AREA
DAMAGED PROPERTY

Maple Way, May 24. A man’s truck was damaged by juveniles that play basketball at the end of his driveway.

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Catalina Dr., May 24. A woman reported that a package containing her dog’s medication was stolen.

Cattle Drive Lane, 3-6:45 a.m. May 24. A wallet was stolen from a vehicle entered by force.

Rousby Hall Rd., 12000 block, 2 a.m. May 25. A purse left on a bench was stolen outside a sports bar.

OWINGS AREA
DAMAGED PROPERTY

Marcellas Dr., May 21. A 24-year-old man was arrested inside a residence after he damaged a bay window, a TV, a bedroom door, and a kitchen table and chairs. He was charged with malicious destruction of property greater than $1,000.

THEFT/BREAK-IN

Lafayette Dr., 2-5 p.m. May 25. An Xbox One video game console and a 1926 Peace silver dollar was stolen from a residential mailbox.

Charles County

This was 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.

HOMICIDE ARRESTS

Waldorf area, May 24. A 22-year-old Waldorf man and a 24-year-old District man were arrested in connection with the murder of Walter Eugene Thomas, 18, who was shot in an attempted robbery March 4 in the 2100 block of Fairchild Court. The 22-year-old was also linked to a shooting March 3 on Amber Leaf Place.

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

CALIFORNIA AREA
THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Miramar Way, 45400 block, May 12. A 51-year-old Bryan’s Road man at a discount retail store was charged with theft via criminal citation after he attempted to leave the store with unpaid merchandise.

Miramar Way, 45400 block, May 13. A 27-year-old Morganza woman at a discount retail store was charged with theft via criminal citation after she did not scan numerous items at the self-checkout.

CALLAWAY AREA
THEFT/BREAK-IN

Piney Point Rd., 20200 block, 3:15 p.m. May 10. A person in a bar took a debit card that a customer had left on the counter. The assailant then attempted to use the stolen debit card at a nearby gas station.

CHAPTICO AREA
HOMICIDE

Bay Dr., 35800 block, 11:20 p.m. May 26. Officers responded to a report of a stabbing and discovered a man suffering from a stab wound. Lifesaving measures were given, but the 47-year-old District man died at the scene.

LEXINGTON PARK AREA
ASSAULTS

Atalanta St., 21600 block, May 13. A man inside a residence threatened an acquaintance with a knife. The 55-year-old Lexington Park man was arrested and charged with first- and second-degree assault.

Great Mills Rd., 21600 block, May 11. A man assaulted a female acquaintance in a hotel room, barricaded the door so she could not leave, and then broke her cellphone. The 33-year-old Mechanicsville man was arrested and charged with false imprisonment, second-degree assault, and malicious destruction of property.

HOME INVASION/BURGLARY

Great Mills Ct., 45900 block, May 12. A man shattered a window attempting to enter a residence, then forced his way inside through the front door. He pushed a person aside and punched and strangled a second person. The 29-year-old Lexington Park man was arrested and charged with home invasion, third-degree burglary, two counts of second-degree assault, and malicious destruction of property.

— Compiled by Lisa M. Bolton