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Incident Briefings

The following is a sample of recent Charles County Sheriff’s Office investigations. For information about crimes not included in this report, visit CrimeReports.com and search by county, city, zip code or street address.

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY: On Nov. 4, during the overnight hours, unknown suspect(s) damaged two vending machines at the Maryland Visitor Center in Newburg. Nothing was…

NNO Coloring Contest Winners Announced

Members of the Charles County Sheriff’s Office recently spent time with some very creative people – the winners of the National Night Out coloring contest. As part of National Night Out, SMECO sponsors a coloring contest for children ranging from ages 4 – 12. This year, 20 children took top prizes. Connie Gray, Community Organizer for the sheriff’s office, said this year the kids colored…

Incident Briefings

The following is a sample of recent Charles County Sheriff’s Office investigations. For information about crimes not included in this report, visit CrimeReports.com and search by county, city, zip code or street address.

THEFT: Sometime between 11 p.m. Oct. 26 and 4:30 p.m. Oct. 29, suspect(s) stole a .50 caliber muzzleloader from an open garage at a residence in the 12100 block of Riverview…

Photos Released Showing Suspects Stealing from Church

The Charles County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the community’s help in identifying two men who stole money from a church. Detectives have released surveillance camera photographs of the two men and their car, and Charles County Crime Solvers is offering a reward for information that leads to the arrest of the suspects.

Sometime in the early morning hours of Oct. 13, the men broke into…

Incident Briefings

The following is a sample of recent Charles County Sheriff’s Office investigations. For information about crimes not included in this report, visit CrimeReports.com and search by county, city, zip code or street address.

THEFT: Sometime between 9 p.m. Oct. 26 and 5:30 a.m. Oct. 27, suspect(s) broke into four soda machines at the Glasva Citgo located at 11040 Crain Highway in Glasva and sto…

Fugitive Friday

Charles County Crime Solvers is offering a cash reward for information leading to the whereabouts of John Ercell Staton, 49, of Newburg. Staton currently has four outstanding warrants: failure to appear for a second-degree assault; failure to appear for violating probation; theft under $1,000; and violation of probation relating to a theft charge. Staton is 5’8”, 200 lbs., and has black hair…

Incident Briefings

The following is a sample of recent Charles County Sheriff’s Office investigations. For information about crimes not included in this report, visit CrimeReports.com and search by county, city, zip code or street address.

BURGLARY: On Oct. 15 at about 6:15 p.m., an unknown suspect gained entry into a garage in the 3800 block of Pine Cone Circle in Waldorf. The homeowner saw the suspect who…

Fugitive Friday

Charles County Crime Solvers is offering a cash reward for information leading to the whereabouts of Delante J. Miller, 25, of Waldorf. Miller currently has an outstanding warrant charging him with child support violations. Miller is 5’6”, 135 lbs., and has black hair and brown eyes.

Warrant officers have been looking for Miller since March. Anyone with information about Delant…

Suspects Sought in Bank Deposit Bag Thefts

Charles County Sheriff’s detectives assigned to the Criminal Investigations Division are seeking the public’s help in identifying the suspects responsible for at least two thefts of bank deposit bags. One case occurred in early September and the other case happened on Oct. 3 and both incidents occurred near the Bank of America at 3255 Crain Highway in Waldorf.

The victims seemed to b…

Homicide Investigation Update

On Oct. 15, Brian Patrick Weyhenmeyer, 32, of Waldorf was arrested in connection with the death of his wife, Jennifer Lynn Weyhenmeyer, who was run over by a car her husband was driving on Oct. 12 behind a shopping center in the 3200 block of Crain Highway. After the assault, Weyhenmeyer fled to his house on Pierce Road where officers located him. After conversations with hostage negotiators,…

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