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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.

CCSO INVESTIGATING FATAL MOTORCYCLE CRASH: On Feb. 28 at 5:29 p.m., officers responded to the 8900 block of Turkey Hill Road in White Plains for the report of a motor vehicle crash. A preliminary investigation showed the driver of a motorcycle was traveling south on Turkey Hill Road when he crossed the center line and was struck by a Ford Expedition which was traveling north. The driver of the motorcycle, Eric Donnell, 42, of Bel Alton, was transported to the Charles Regional Medical Center (CRMC) where he died upon arrival. The driver of the Expedition was transported to CRMC with non life-threatening injuries. PFC. C. Collins of the Traffic Operations Unit is investigating.

WOMAN CHARGED WITH POSSESSION WITH INTENT TO DISTRIBUTE NARCOTICS:  On Feb. 28 at 6:24 p.m., officers responded to the area of Smallwood Drive West at the Park and Ride for the report of a motor vehicle crash. While investigating, an officer smelled a strong odor of marijuana coming from one of the cars involved. After further investigation, officers found 41 individually packaged glassine baggies of marijuana inside the car, as well as a metal grinding device and other drug paraphernalia. Tiffany Vera Bell, 21, of Waldorf was charged with possession with the intent to distribute marijuana. Officer R. Pickeral investigated.

THEFT: Between Feb. 27 – Feb. 28, tires and rims were stolen from a Dodge Challenger parked in the 6000 block of New Forest Court in Waldorf. The tires and rims were stolen from another Challenger parked nearby in the 6000 block of Thoroughbred Court in Waldorf.  PFC E. Baker is investigating.

MAN CHARGED WITH POSSESSION WITH INTENT TO DISTRIBUTE NARCOTICS: On Feb. 28 at 1:19 a.m., PFC P. Morgan, III, initiated a traffic stop in the area of Crain Highway and VFW Road in Waldorf. PFC Morgan detected an odor of marijuana from inside the vehicle. He subsequently recovered a jar of marijuana, a bag containing 14 individually packaged bags of crack cocaine, a digital scale, and several unused small glass baggies. Malcolm Karieck Robinson, 24, of Washington, D.C. was arrested and charged with possession with the intent to distribute narcotics.

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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