Thursday, June 4, 2020

Identity Needed for Burglary Suspect








The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the identity of the person pictured in a burglary investigation. On Monday, June 1, 2020 at 1:18 am, the suspect broke into the Slice House restaurant in Leonardtown and took an undisclosed amount of cash.

Anyone with information about the identity of the suspect or this incident is asked to call Deputy John Gardiner at 301-475-4200, ext. 78150 or email john.gardiner@stmarysmd.com. Case # 34271-20

Citizens may remain anonymous and contact Crime Solvers at 301-475-3333, or text a tip to “TIP239” plus their message to “CRIMES” (274637). Through the Crime Solvers Program tipsters are eligible for an award of up to $1,000 for information about a crime in St. Mary’s County that leads to an arrest or indictment.

Governmental Center Peace March on Friday


Following the successful peaceful demonstration held Wednesday night in Leonardtown, a second march is planned on Friday, June 5, 2020 at 7 p.m., at the St. Mary’s County Governmental Center in Leonardtown. The event is slated to begin with a brief remark from “Emmanuel,” one of the young-adult originators of the event, followed by a peaceful march in the area.

The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office continues to support the right of the community and citizens to conduct peaceful assembly and stands with those in the face of social injustice. The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office again intends to facilitate this peaceful demonstration and ensure safety to its participants and observers.

Motorists in Leonardtown should be aware of increased foot traffic on Friday evening.

Wednesday, June 3, 2020

Peaceful March Planned at Governmental Center Campus Wednesday Evening


On Wednesday, June 3, 2020 at 6 pm, a peaceful demonstration is planned at the St. Mary’s County Governmental Center Campus in Leonardtown. Sheriff Tim Cameron and other elected officials are expected to make remarks to the group in front of the Potomac Building before participants march around sections of the governmental center campus.

The public should be aware of foot traffic in the area.

“The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office is working with the event’s organizers to ensure a peaceful and safe march and demonstration,” Sheriff Tim Cameron said.

The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office continues to support the right of the community and citizens to conduct peaceful assembly and stands with those in the face of injustice.

A separate peaceful demonstration is also planned at the St. Mary’s County Governmental Center on Friday, June 5, 2020, starting at 7 pm. Motorists should expect to see increased foot traffic in the area that evening.

Monday, June 1, 2020

Identity Needed for Theft and Fraud Suspect





The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the identity of the person pictured in a theft and fraud investigation. On Thursday, May 21, 2020 at 5:56 am, the suspect attempted several times to use the victim’s bank card to purchase a carton of menthol cigarettes at the Quik Shop in Lexington Park. The suspect appears to be a white female wearing dark-colored pants and a blue hoodie. The bank card had been in the victim’s wallet which the victim lost the day before this incident.

Anyone with information about the identity of the suspect or this incident is asked to call Cpl. Jason Graves at 301-475-4200, ext. 78009 or email jason.graves@stmarysmd.com. Case # 31742-20

Citizens may remain anonymous and contact Crime Solvers at 301-475-3333, or text a tip to “TIP239” plus their message to “CRIMES” (274637). Through the Crime Solvers Program tipsters are eligible for an award of up to $1,000 for information about a crime in St. Mary’s County that leads to an arrest or indictment.