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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.

THEFTS FROM AUTOS: On Jan. 19, during the overnight hours, unknown suspect(s) entered several unlocked cars parked in the 7800 block of King Arthur Court in White Plains. Money and sunglasses were stolen from one car; it is unclear if anything was stolen from the other vehicles.  Officer J. A. Wilson is investigating.

ATTEMPTED ARMED ROBBERY: On Jan. 19 at 2:13 p.m., two suspects approached a 17-year-old male as he was walking in the area of Tipperary Avenue and Sunset Ridge Place in Waldorf. The suspects displayed knives and demanded the victim’s shoes. The victim refused and was able to flee. He went home and later called police.  PFC R. Snyder is investigating.

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY: During the overnight hours of Jan. 17 – Jan. 18, unknown suspect(s) damaged 12 mailboxes in the 9000 block of Tayloes Neck Road in Nanjemoy. Master Cpl. R. Cadrette 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 and 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 www.ccso.us.      

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

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