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August 2020

Incident Reports August 13 – August 20

CONTACT: Diane RichardsonMedia Relations Office(301) 609-6557 or (240) 682-1658

Stabbing: On August 20 at 4:40 a.m., two male suspects broke into an apartment in the 2600 block of Hamilton Place in Waldorf and stabbed three adults who were inside. One victim was transported to a hospital and treated for injuries that were not life threatening. The other two victims were treated for injuries…

Accidental Injury Causes Death of 13-Year-Old Youth

CONTACT: Diane RichardsonMedia Relations Office(301) 609-6557 or (240) 682-1658

On August 17 at 10:39 a.m., officers and paramedics responded to the Capital Club House at 3033 Waldorf Market Place in Waldorf for the report of an injured teenager. Upon arrival, first responders found a 13-year-old male unresponsive and not breathing. A preliminary investigation showed the victim, who is from…

Charles County Sheriff’s Office Announces Application for Grant

CONTACT:Diane RichardsonMedia Relations Office(301) 609-6557 or (240) 682-1658

The Charles County Sheriff’s Office, along with the Charles County Circuit Court, announces it will apply for the Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) Formula Program through the United States Department of Justice. The JAG Program provides states and units of local governments with critica…

Detectives Arrest Suspect in Connection with Armed Carjacking

CONTACT:Diane RichardsonMedia Relations Office (301) 609-6557 or (240) 682-1658

On August 11, detectives assigned to the Criminal Investigations Division arrested Erion Vann Burton, 19, of Waldorf, in connection with a carjacking that occurred on May 18. In that case, the victim and suspect had been communicating through an online site and agreed to meet in Waldorf. When the victim arrived,…

Teen Court Calendar Summer/Fall 2020

Warrant Officers Locate Suspect in Attempted Murder Case who Fled In-Patient Drug Rehab Facility

DATE: August 4, 2020 CONTACT:    Diane Richardson      Media Relations Office(301) 609-6557 or (240) 682-1658

Charles County Sheriff’s Officers Locate Man Wanted in Attempted Murder CaseSuspect Was Released from Detention Center Via Court Order to Attend Drug Rehab and Fled

Charles County Sheriff’s officers assigned to the Warrant / Fugitive Unit located Eric Benjamin…

Fatal Crash Involving Pedestrian on Gunston Road

        

CONTACT: Diane RichardsonMedia Relations Office 240-682-1658

On August 1 at 10:16 p.m., officers responded to the 8500 block of Gunston Road in Welcome, MD for the report of a pedestrian who had been struck by a vehicle. Upon arrival, officers initiated CPR until paramedics arrived. The pedestrian was transported to a hospital with critical injuries. On August 2, t…

Officers Safely Apprehend Violent Suspect after 12-Hour Barricade

CONTACT: Diane RichardsonMedia Relations Office 240-682-1658

On August 1 at 4:02 p.m., officers responded to a single family home in the 2300 block of Pomonkey Creek Place in Bryans Road, MD for the report of an assault. Prior to arrival, officers were advised the suspect, Lavon Dwayne Chisley, 54, fled into his bedroom and used furniture to block the door to prevent anyone from entering.

Detectives Investigating Shooting Death of 12-Year-Old Boy in Indian Head

CONTACT: Diane RichardsonMedia Relations Office240-682-1658

On July 31 at 11:15 p.m., officers responded to the 100 block of Riverwatch Drive in Indian Head for the report of a shooting. Upon arrival, officers located a 12-year-old boy with a gunshot wound. Family members and responding officers began CPR and continued until paramedics arrived; however, the child was pronounced deceased. A…

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