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Charles County Sheriff's Office

Incident Briefs Feb. 25 – Feb. 28, 2017

ATTEMPTED BURGLARY: Sometime between Feb. 27 – Feb. 28, unknown suspect(s) tried to break into an office building in the 10600 block of Stanhaven Place in Waldorf. Entry was not gained and nothing was stolen. Officer T. McKimmie is investigating.

STABBING: On Feb. 27 at 7:58 p.m., officers responded to the area of Port Tobacco Road near Poseytown Road in Nanjemoy for the report of a stabbing. Investigation showed the victim, a 37-year-old male, had possibly been involved in an argument with unknown suspect(s) when he was stabbed. The victim’s wound was superficial and he was transported to a local hospital where he was treated. Det. R. Johnson is investigating.

RECKLESS ENDANGERMENT: On Feb. 27 at 9:08 p.m., officers responded to the 5200 block of Sturgeon Court in Waldorf for the sound of gunshots. While responding to the call, officers received an additional call from another person about shots being fired into a house.  Upon arrival, an apparent gunshot hole was observed in the family room window. The bullet entered through the rear window and crossed into an adjacent wall. A male was in the room at the time, but he was not injured. Additional bullet holes were observed in two chairs located at the rear of the residence and at the bottom of the rear door. The area was canvassed for suspects with negative results. At this time, it is not clear what the motive is. Pfc. N. Garner is investigating.

RRE (RACIAL, RELIGIOUS OR ETHNIC) EVENT: On Feb. 25 at 10:51 a.m., officers responded to the area of Hickory Valley Drive at Monticello Court in Waldorf for the report of vandalism. Investigation showed unknown suspect(s) spray painted a swastika and profanity in the middle of the street using blue spray paint. Similar markings were also discovered on Sprague Drive and Williamsburg Drive. Pfc. G. Cook 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 www.ccso.us.      

 

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