DATE: April 11, 2018           
Diane Richardson
Media Relations Office
301-609-6557 or (240) 682-1658

PEDESTRIAN STRUCK: On April 8 at approximately 1:15 p.m., officers responded to the St. Charles Towne Center parking lot lower level, outside of Macy’s, for the report of a pedestrian that had been struck by a motor vehicle. Investigation revealed the driver was backing out of a handicap parking spot when she struck the victim. The victim was transported to a hospital in critical condition. Pfc. J. Plunkett is investigating.

BURGLARY: Sometime between March 31 and April 3, unknown suspect(s) broke into an apartment in the 8000 block of Crain Highway in La Plata and stole several pieces of furniture and destroyed a glass table. Pfc. T. McKimmie is investigating.


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