Firearm Recovered During DUI Checkpoint

On August 19, members of the CCSO Traffic Operations Unit, Maryland State Police, Maryland Transportation Authority Police and members of the Maryland State Highway Administration conducted a DUI checkpoint on Route 210. Twenty-two traffic citations were issued, two civil citations were issued for drug possession, and two arrests were made – one driver had an open warrant and another driver, [...]

2022-09-02T08:48:58-04:00September 2, 2022|Press Releases|

Patrol Officers Recover Firearm and Marijuana

On August 29 at 4:29 p.m., officers recovered two bags of marijuana and a polymer “ghost gun” – meaning the gun did not have a serial number – after investigating a suspicious vehicle in the area of Aldersgate Place in Waldorf. The gun had a magazine loaded with 24 rounds. Chidozie Charles Obinna Udoji, 18; Jahiem Tyrese Hart, 18; and [...]

2022-09-02T08:34:32-04:00September 2, 2022|Press Releases|

A Suspended Charles County Sheriff’s Correctional Officer has Pleaded Guilty to a Misdemeanor Charge

Officer was suspended in March pending trial Charles County, MD...On August 31, NiJee Pierre McWillis, a Charles County correctional officer pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor charge of misconduct in office. In May, McWillis was indicted on two misdemeanor charges: misconduct in office and unauthorized access to computers and related material. An additional charge of copy / possession of a database [...]

2022-09-01T13:49:42-04:00September 1, 2022|Press Releases|

Loaded Firearm and Marijuana Recovered during Traffic Stop

On August 29 at 1:12 a.m., officers initiated a traffic stop on St. Charles Parkway in White Plains after observing a violation of the vehicle’s registration plates. Upon approaching the car, the officer detected the odor of marijuana. Further investigation revealed 65 grams of marijuana and a loaded handgun in the vehicle. The driver is prohibited from possessing a firearm [...]

2022-08-31T13:30:02-04:00August 31, 2022|Press Releases|

Former Volunteer High School Track Coach Indicted on Sex Abuse of a Minor Charge

In June 2022, the Charles County Sheriff’s Office was made aware of possible misconduct between a former Westlake High School volunteer track coach and a former student. Upon receiving the notification, detectives immediately contacted school authorities and began an investigation. The coach was identified as Jason Michael Roberts, 32, of North Carolina. The case was presented to the Charles County [...]

2022-08-29T17:17:14-04:00August 29, 2022|Press Releases|

Woman Charged with Attempted Murder

On August 20 at 3:26 a.m., officers responded to the 11600 block of Billingsley Road for the report of a domestic-related assault that occurred at a different location. When officers arrived, they spoke with a man who indicated the suspect, Dayana Garcia-Munoz, 24, of Waldorf, assaulted him at their house and then fired a single gunshot toward him as he [...]

2022-08-25T15:52:25-04:00August 25, 2022|Press Releases|

Patrol Officer Recovers Stolen Handgun in Vehicle / Suspect Also had an Open Warrant

On August 21 at 9:54 p.m., a patrol officer initiated a traffic stop in the area of Cecil Avenue near Kent Avenue in La Plata after observing a traffic violation. Upon approaching the vehicle, a front seat passenger began trying to hide a cross-body bag that had been strapped across his chest. A computer check on the passenger revealed he [...]

2022-08-24T10:42:05-04:00August 24, 2022|Press Releases|

Patrol Officer Recovers Loaded Firearm from Vehicle / Driver and Passenger Prohibited from Possessing Firearms

On August 22 at 12:56 p.m., a patrol officer initiated a traffic stop near St. Charles Parkway and Leonardtown Road in Waldorf after observing a motor vehicle violation. A check revealed the driver, Melvin Emell Lampkin, 28, of Waldorf, had an open warrant for failure to appear in court. Further, a plastic bag containing suspected marijuana and other narcotics was [...]

2022-08-24T10:19:41-04:00August 24, 2022|Press Releases|

Firearm Recovered during Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Inspection

On August 20 at 10:40 a.m., a patrol officer was inspecting a commercial motor vehicle in the 12300 block of Billingsley Road in Waldorf. During the inspection, suspected marijuana was recovered from the driver. A semi-automatic firearm was also located inside the vehicle. Marlon Davon Murray, 25, of Capitol Heights, was charged with illegal possession of a loaded handgun in [...]

2022-08-23T16:03:19-04:00August 23, 2022|Press Releases|
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