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.

WARRANT SERVICE: On April 15 at 5:27 a.m., members of the Child Support Enforcement Unit, Domestic Violence Unit and Fugitive Unit arrested Tony Anthony Yates, 27, of Waldorf, who had open warrants in Charles County for armed robbery, robbery, first-degree assault, theft, child support and failure to appear in court. Yates was located in King George, Virginia, and arrested without incident.

BURGLARY: Sometime between 10:30 a.m. and 10:13 p.m. April 14, unknown suspect(s) broke into a residence in the 900 block of Stone Avenue in Waldorf, stole several items and fled the scene. Officer G. Cook is investigating.

Report prepared by Karlee Adams, CCSO

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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