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Press Release: Detectives Seeking Information Related to a Shooting Incident

DATE: September 10, 2018             
CONTACT:
Janelle Love
Media Relations Office
(301) 609-6538 or (240) 419-0646

DETECTIVES SEEKING INFORMATION RELATED TO A SHOOTING / CRIME SOLVERS OFFERING CASH REWARD: Charles County Sheriff’s detectives are seeking information from the public relating to a shooting incident that took place in Waldorf. On September 8 at approximately…

CCSO Seeks Public’s Help Locating Suspect in Assault Case

DATE: September 5, 2018
CONTACT:
Diane Richardson
Media Relations Office
(301) 609-6557 or (240) 682-1658

The Charles County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help in locating Stanley Jerome Hatton, 40, of Marbury, who is wanted for assaulting a female acquaintance with a knife. A warrant is on file charging Hatton with first-degree assault in connection with that case. Hatton…

Man Charged in Connection with First-Degree Assault

DATE: August 23, 2018            
CONTACT:
Diane Richardson
Media Relations Office
(301) 609-6557 or (240) 682-1658

On August 18 at 11:30 p.m., officers responded to Charles Regional Medical Center for an assault. The victim reported her former boyfriend, Russell James Holton, 56, of Severn, MD, had just confronted her in the Newburg area as she was sitting in her car. Holton…

Detectives Seek Public’s Help Locating Man Wanted in Connection with First-Degree Assault / Crime Solvers Offering Cash Reward

DATE: August 23, 2018            
CONTACT:
Diane Richardson
Media Relations Office
(301) 609-6557 or (240) 682-1658

Charles County Sheriff’s detectives are seeking the public’s help locating Josiah Emmanuel Young, 19, of Waldorf. Young is wanted in connection with assaulting his girlfriend. On August 16 at 9:47 a.m., officers responded to the 12500 block of Council Oak…

Warrant Obtained for Work Release Inmate who Failed to Return to Detention Center

UPDATE: Mr. Sams has been located.

DATE: August 23, 2018            
CONTACT:
Diane Richardson
Media Relations Office
(301) 609-6557 or (240) 682-1658

Charles County Sheriff’s Corrections officers are seeking the public’s help in locating Steven Wayne Sams, Jr., 39, of Waldorf. Sams, who is on work release for violating probation, failed to report to the Charles County…

Update: Missing Person Located Safe (Pegues)

UPDATE (August 27): Reuben Pegues has been located safe and  unharmed.

DATE: August 23, 2018            
CONTACT:
Diane Richardson
Media Relations Office
(301) 609-6557 or (240) 682-1658

Charles County Sheriff’s detectives are seeking the public’s help in locating Reuben Pegues, 17, of Faulkner. Pegues was last seen in June at a group home where he was staying on Sodus…

Suspect Arrested in Connection with First-Degree Assault

DATE: August 20, 2018            
CONTACT:
Diane Richardson
Media Relations Office
(301) 609-6557 or (240) 682-1658

On August 19 at 9:58 p.m., officers responded to the 100 block of N. Oak Avenue in La Plata for the report of a stabbing. When officers arrived, they found a 27-year-old male with a stab wound to the abdomen. The victim told officers he was involved in a physica…

Man Critically Injured in Motor Vehicle Crash Pronounced Deceased

DATE: August 18, 2018            
CONTACT:
Diane Richardson
Media Relations Office
(301) 609-6557 or (240) 682-1658

On August 17, Joshua Vinson, 30, of Waldorf, was pronounced deceased as a result of injuries he sustained in a motor vehicle crash that occurred on August 16 at 11 p.m. Vinson was driving his motorcycle north on Middletown Road when the driver of a Chevrolet…

Man Critically Injured in Motorcycle Crash on Middletown Road

 

DATE: August 17, 2018            
CONTACT:
Diane Richardson
Media Relations Office
(301) 609-6557 or (240) 682-1658

On August 16 at 11 p.m., officers responded to a motor vehicle crash involving an SUV and a motorcycle. A preliminary investigation showed the driver of a Chevrolet Traverse was making a left turn from Middletown Road onto Billingsley Road when t…

Critical Missing Person Last Seen in La Plata

DATE: August 17, 2018            
CONTACT:
Janelle Love
Media Relations Office
(301) 609-65387 or (240) 419-0646

CRITICAL MISSING PERSON: Charles County Sheriff’s officers are seeking the public’s help in locating Charles Anthony Fisher, 31, of Waldorf. Fisher

was last seen in the area of Charles Regional Medical Center in La Plata on August 16 at approximately 8:30…

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