The following is a sample of recent Charles County Sheriff’s Office investigations. For information about crimes not included in this report, visit CrimeReports.com and search by county, city, zip code or street address.
TWO CHARGED WITH POSSESSION WITH INTENT TO DISTRIBUTE DRUGS: On Jan. 16 at 8:35 p.m., Officer C. Chamblee was patrolling the 11700 block of Business Park Drive in Waldorf when he observed a suspicious vehicle. Upon approaching the driver’s side window, Officer Chamblee noticed the driver was holding a bag of suspected cocaine. He also detected a strong odor of marijuana. Further investigation led to the discovery of more cocaine and drug distribution paraphernalia in the vehicle. Michael Blake Wiley, Sr., 31, and Aaron Damon Williams, 24, both of Waldorf, were arrested and charged with possession with the intent to distribute a controlled dangerous substance.
THEFTS FROM AUTOS: On Jan. 16, during the overnight hours, two cars parked in the area of Green Meadows Drive and Lox Street in Indian Head were broken into. Officers conducted a neighborhood canvass and located a witness who reported seeing two males looking inside cars during that time; they may have been driving a white vehicle. PFC R.R. Smith is investigating.
ASSAULT: On Jan. 15 at 1 p.m., officers responded to the 2700 block of Hadley Drive in Waldorf for the report of an assault. Investigation showed several teens arrived at a house on Hadley Drive, broke in, and began arguing with several teens who were inside. An altercation ensued and one of the teens, a 15-year-old male, was stabbed in the abdomen. He was transported to a hospital with injuries that were later determined to be non life-threatening. It appears the altercation stemmed from an ongoing dispute. Det. J. Austin is continuing the investigation.
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 and 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.