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Charles County Sheriff's Office

Incident Briefings August 1-8

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

CRIME SOLVERS OFFERING REWARD FOR LOCATION OF SUSPECT WANTED IN VIOLENT DOMESTIC-RELATED ASSAULT: Charles County Sheriff’s detectives are seeking the whereabouts of Rayvon Maquis Drayton, 22, of Fredericksburg, VA. On August 1, Drayton brandished a handgun and assaulted a female acquaintance. He fled prior to police arrival. An arrest warrant has been obtained charging Drayton with first-degree assault. Anyone with information about Drayton’s whereabouts is asked to call (301) 932-2222.

Rayvon Drayton

CRIME SOLVERS OFFERING CASH REWARD FOR INFORMATION IN ROBBERY CASE: Charles County Crime Solvers is offering a cash reward of up to $1,000 for information leading to the identities of the suspects involved in the robbery of a pizza delivery man. On August 5 at 12:05 a.m., officers responded to the area of Travers Road in Indian Head for the report of a robbery. Investigation showed the victim was making a delivery when he was confronted by several suspects who threatened him and demanded money. The victim complied and the suspects fled with the victim’s money. Anyone with information is asked to call Detective H. Burgess at (301) 609-6494. Tipsters wishing to remain anonymous may contact Charles County Crime Solvers by calling 1-866-411-TIPS. Tips can also be submitted online at www.charlescountycrimesolvers.com or by using the P3Intel mobile app.  The investigation is ongoing.

THEFT FROM AUTO: On August 3, between 12:30 a.m. – 9:35 p.m., unknown suspect(s) broke into a car in the 3200 block of Patapsco Place in Waldorf and stole a purse, which was left inside. Anyone with information is asked to call Officer W. Levy at (301) 932-2222.

ARMED ROBBERY: On August 1 at 6:12 p.m., officers responded to Fillmore Road in Waldorf for the report of a citizen robbery. Investigation showed the victim and a friend were approached by the suspect who implied he had a handgun and demanded the victims’ property. The victims complied and the suspect fled. The suspect is described as a black male in his 20’s. He is approximately 6’0” tall and has a slim build. At the time of the robbery, he was wearing a white tank top, black skinny jeans, and white and yellow tennis shoes. He may have scars on his neck. Anyone with information about this case is asked to call Detective Wimberly at  (301) 609-6491. Tipsters wishing to remain anonymous may contact Charles County Crime Solvers by calling 1-866-411-TIPS. Tips can also be submitted online at www.charlescountycrimesolvers.com or by using the P3Intel mobile app. The investigation is ongoing.

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 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.

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. All individuals who provide tips through Crime Solvers will remain anonymous. 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. Tips can also be submitted online at www.charlescountycrimesolvers.com or by using the P3Intel mobile app, which can be found in the Android Store and Apple store by searching P3tips. For more information about the P3 program, click on this link: www.p3intel.com. 

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