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Charles County Sheriff's Office

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 July 1 at 8 a.m., a builder reported unknown suspect(s) stole copper piping from a house under construction in the 4900 block of Tournament Court in White Plains. Officer P. DeBoe is investigating.

THEFT FROM VENDING MACHINE: Sometime between June 27 to June 29, an unknown suspect stole coins from a vending machine in the 2300 block of Crain Highway in Waldorf. Officers believe the same suspect may be responsible for similar thefts in the area. Officer S. Hooper is investigating.

BURGLARY: Sometime between June 26 to June 29, someone entered an unlocked trailer in the 15100 block of Coats Hardy Place in Waldorf and stole two ATVs, batteries and cables. One of the ATVs is a green Polaris Sportsman and the other ATV is a National. Officer S. Hooper is investigating.

BURGLARIES: On June 27 at 7:51 p.m., officers responded to the 11500 block of Hornbeam Court in Waldorf for the report of a breaking and entering in progress. A neighbor called and said they observed two males trying to break into a house by throwing a rock through the back window. The suspects fled prior to police arrival. Officers canvassed the area and discovered the suspects did make entry into a nearby house where they stole money and electronics. A police K9 officer and his K9 partner responded and canvassed the area but the suspects were gone. PFC D. Warker is investigating.

ARMED ROBBERY: On June 27 at 3:35 a.m., two male suspects entered Checkers fast food at 3002 Leonardtown Road in Waldorf as the business was closing. They displayed guns and demanded money. The employees complied and the suspects fled. Det. Wimberly is investigating.

Charles County Crime Solvers offers rewards of up to $1,000 for information that leads to the arrest or indictment of a person responsible for a crime in Charles County. Anyone with information about an unsolved crime or the location of a fugitive may contact Charles County Crime Solvers by calling 1-866-411-TIPS, texting CHARLES + the tip to CRIMES (274637) or submitting tips online at tipsubmit.com. All individuals who provide tips through Crime Solvers will remain anonymous. Learn more at the CCSO’s website.

The Charles County Sheriff’s Office is a full-service law enforcement agency comprised of more than 600 police, corrections and civilian personnel responsible for protecting more than 150,000 residents. The CCSO was accredited by the Commission on the Accreditation of Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA) in 2001 has been designated as a CALEA Gold Standard of Excellence agency since 2011. Established in 1658, the CCSO is one of the oldest law enforcement agencies in the United States. For more information, visit ccso.us.

Media Contact
Diane Richardson
301-609-6557
richardsond@ccso.us

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