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Burglary Suspect Apprehended

On May 8 at 12:19 a.m., Sgt. S. Myers was conducting a patrol check of a business in the 7000 block of Port Tobacco Road in Welcome. As he entered the parking lot, Sgt. Myers noticed the glass on the front door was smashed and the door was open. Additional officers responded and Cpl. J. Freeman and his K9 partner, Brix, checked the building, but no one was inside. When officers checked footag…

Fugitive Friday

Charles County Crime Solvers is offering a cash reward for information leading to the whereabouts of Leon Francis Stone, Jr., 31, of Waldorf. Stone currently has an outstanding warrant charging him with violating probation relating to conspiracy to distribute narcotics. Stone is 5’11”, 160lbs., and has brown hair and hazel eyes.

Anyone with information about Leon Stone’s whereabouts…

Officers, Police K9s Arrest Three Suspects in Shooting Incident

Charles County Sheriff Rex W. Coffey said outstanding police work led to the apprehension of three armed suspects who had just shot a man they had specifically targeted for money.

On May 7 at 6:20 a.m., two masked men approached a 31-year-old male who was walking out of his apartment building with his family in the 4100 block of Falcon Place in Waldorf. The men showed a gun and forced t…

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.

OFFICERS APPREHEND BURGLARY SUSPECTS AND RECOVER STOLEN MERCHANDISE: On May 5 at 4 a.m., PFC K. Lerch was conducting a patrol check when he was approached by a citizen who…

Fingerprinting Schedule for Memorial Day

The CCSO Fingerprinting Office at St. Charles Towne Center will be closed Mon., May 26 for Memorial Day. The CCSO will operate special hours on Fri., May 30, from noon to 5:30 p.m. for electronic fingerprinting only. For more information about fingerprinting, please click…

Robbery Investigation

Charles County Crime Solvers is offering a cash reward for information leading to the identity of a man who robbed an employee at a drug store in the 3300 block of Crain Highway in Waldorf. On May 2 at 8:30 p.m., the suspect entered the store, approached a clerk, implied he had a weapon and demanded money. The clerk complied and the suspect fled. Witnesses said the suspect was about 6’0” 250…

Fugitive Friday

Charles County Crime Solvers is offering a cash reward for information leading to the whereabouts of Frederick Charles Rupertis, III, 56, of Nanjemoy. Rupertis currently has an outstanding warrant charging him with failure to register as a sex offender/false information. He is 5’8”, 185 lbs., and has blue eyes and may be bald.
Anyone with information about Frederick Charles Rupertis’…

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: On April 30 at 6 p.m., an unknown male entered an unlocked door of an apartment in the 2400 block of Lake Drive in Waldorf, grabbed a set of keys that were on t…

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.

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH INVOLVING BICYCLIST: On April 28 at 11:20 p.m., a Charles County Sheriff’s officer was patrolling the area of Smallwood Drive near Mall Circle when a…

Nearly 80 Pounds of Medication Collected During National Take-Back Day

Charles County Sheriff Rex W. Coffey said nearly 80 pounds of unwanted, unused and expired medications were collected on Saturday, April 26 as part of the National Take-Back Medications Day sponsored by local law enforcement agencies and the DEA. “Unused medicines left inside medicine cabinets can be dangerous because they can get into the hands of people who might abuse them and prescription…

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