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Reward Offered in Shell Robbery Investigation

Charles County Sheriff’s detectives are seeking the identities of four suspects involved in the burglary of a gas station and Crime Solvers is offering a cash reward of up to $1,000 for information leading to their arrest. On October 23 at 10:14 p.m., three suspects broke into the Plaza Shell gas station in the 3100 block of Crain Highway in Waldorf; a fourth suspect waited outside in a silver…

Incident Briefings

The following is a sample of recent events investigated by the Charles County Sheriff’s Office. For information about other events which are not included in this report, visit www.CrimeReports.com and search by county, city, zip code or street address.

BURGLARY/THEFT: Sometime between 6 p.m. Nov. 1 and 9 a.m. Nov. 2, suspects forced entry into the Sportsman Barber Shop located at 5885 Crain…

Camp Reminds Students to “Just Say No”

The Charles County Sheriff’s Office (CCSO) hosted the 25th Annual “Just Say No” Camp in August at the College of Southern Maryland (CSM).

More than 30 children between the ages of 10 and 13 years old participated in the event, marking one of the program’s largest turnouts. The students, who were selected by their teachers, demonstrated good behavior and consistent attendance at their…

Death Investigation

On Nov. 3 at 2 p.m., a 6-year-old boy was playing with friends near a lake on Drake Court in Waldorf. The boy and his friends walked out on to a concrete platform where the victim lost his balance and fell into the water. His friends ran to a nearby house and called for help. Charles County Sheriff’s officers, Fire and EMS personnel responded and began a search. A member of the Charles County…

Incident Briefings

The following is a sample of recent events investigated by the Charles County Sheriff’s Office. For information about other events which are not included in this report, visit www.CrimeReports.com and search by county, city, zip code or street address.

FIRST-DEGREE ASSAULT: On Nov. 3 at 7:10 p.m., officers responded to the 12100 block of Ell Lane in Waldorf for the report of a shooting. When…

Medication Take-Back Day Success

Charles County Sheriff Rex W. Coffey said more than 60 pounds of unwanted, unused and expired medications were collected on Saturday, October 26 as part of the National Take-Back Medications Day sponsored by local law enforcement agencies and the DEA. “We thank the folks in Charles County who participated in this event; every bit helps,” said Sheriff Coffey.

Unused medicines that ar…

Reward Offered in Robbery Investigation

Charles County Crime Solvers is offering a cash reward for information leading to the identities of several suspects wanted in connection with a robbery. On Sept. 28 at 4 a.m., the suspects pulled into the parking lot of a convenience store in the 2100 block of Crain Highway in Waldorf. The driver of the suspect’s car –which was described as a white Nissan Altima or Maxima – remained in t…

Incident Briefings

The following is a sample of recent events investigated by the Charles County Sheriff’s Office. For information about other events which are not included in this report, visit www.CrimeReports.com and search by county, city, zip code or street address.

BURGLARY: On Oct. 30 at 10:24 a.m., a homeowner reported someone had stolen an A/C unit and piping from her house in the 3800 block of Kelly…

Incident Briefings

The following is a sample of recent events investigated by the Charles County Sheriff’s Office. For information about other events which are not included in this report, visit www.CrimeReports.com and search by county, city, zip code or street address.

THREE CHARGED WTIH DRUG TRAFFICKING AND POSSESSION OF HANDGUN: On Oct .28 at 2:59 p.m., officers were called to a hotel in the 3700 block of…

Robbery Suspect’s Identity Sought

Charles County Sheriff’s detectives are seeking the identity of a man wanted in connection with the robbery of a store. On Oct. 15 at 10:50 p.m., a lone male entered the Bryantown Store in the 6400 block of Leonardtown Road in Bryantown. He approached a clerk, showed a handgun and demanded money. The clerk complied and the suspect fled. Images of the suspect were caught on camera and…

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