The following is a sample of recent Charles County Sheriff’s Office investigations. For information about crimes not included in this report, visit and search by county, city, zip code or street address.

ASSAULT/CRIME SOLVERS OFFERING CASH REWARD: On July 8 at 7:10 p.m., a woman was entering a storage unit at the Outback Self Storage lot located at 4615 Crain Highway in White Plains when she was grabbed from behind by an unknown male. The man pushed the woman to the ground and attempted to remove her clothes at which time she fought the man off. The suspect may have fled in a green car, possibly with four doors that had Maryland War of 1812 registration plates and a dent on the front bumper. The suspect is a white male in his thirties, 5’8”, 200 lbs., with brown bushy hair, a patchy mustache and a nickel-size hole in his earlobe with a black gauge inserted. There have been no similar reports. Anyone with information is asked to call Det. K. Gross at (301) 932-2222. Tipsters who want to remain anonymous may contact Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS or submit a tip via the web at Crime Solvers is offering a cash reward for information leading to the suspect’s arrest.

ASSAULT: On July 7 at 10:25 a.m., officers responded to the 8600 block of Gilroy Road in Nanjemoy for the report of an assault. The victim, a salesman, arrived at the location for a scheduled work call when a man emerged from the house and told the victim to leave. The victim explained he was there for a call at which time the subject went back inside, retrieved a shotgun and threatened the victim. The victim left and notified police. Officers found the shotgun and charged Steven Mair, 52, of Nanjemoy, with assault. Cpl. R. Cadrette investigated.

BURGLARY: On July 6 between 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., unknown suspects broke into a house in the 6800 block of Oreana Place in Bryans Road and stole jewelry, cash and clothing. PFC. D.E. Raby is investigating.

BURGLARY/DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY: Sometime between July 5 to July 6, someone broke into the Holy Ghost Catholic Church at 15848 Rock Point Road in Newburg and damaged two windows. Cpl. T. Lee is investigating.

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 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 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

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