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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.

OFFICERS ARREST FOUR ROBBERY SUSPECTS: On August 7 at 12:15 a.m., officers responded to the 5300 block of Nelson Point Road in Indian Head for the report of a robbery that just occurred. Investigation showed a group of subjects forced their way inside a residence and demanded money. One victim was injured after being assaulted. The suspects fled on foot after stealing a Play Station, cell phone and cash. Officers located the suspects at a nearby house and recovered some of the stolen property. Fabian Danzell Queen, 22, of California, MD; Cornelius Lionell Queen, 21, of Pomfret; Marquis Swann, 21, of Waldorf and James Deondre Thompson, 20, of Waldorf were arrested and charged with robbery. It does not appear the robbery was random. Detective Wimberly is investigating.

PATROL SQUAD CONDUCTS UNDERCOVER ENFORCEMENT TARGETING DRUG SALES: On July 25, a patrol squad conducted special enforcement in the area of Smallwood Park and Ride and the Westlake Dash-In after receiving complaints about illegal drug activity at those locations. As a result of undercover operations, officers arrested three suspects in connection with drug possession and distribution and another person was arrested for disorderly conduct. Sgt. H. Smith, Cpl. J. Timko, Officer R. Gass, Officer V. Warker, Officer M. Casarrubias and Officer J. Pogar made the arrests.

BURGLARY: Between August 13 to August 14, during the overnight hours, several suspects jumped a fence at a residence in the 3200 block of Westdale Court in Waldorf and broke into a house where they stole assorted jewelry. Officer J. Pogar is investigating.

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY: Between August 12 to August 13, someone shattered the windows of two excavators in the area of Piney Church Road in Waldorf. PFC C. Garner 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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