THEFT – On August 6, 2014, Deputy Cole responded to the Walmart in California, for a reported theft. Loss Prevention employees observed a white female suspect exit the store with 2 television sets in a shopping cart. The theft prevention devices were still attached to each tv. The total value of the stolen items was over $800.00. The suspect, identified as Carey Holmes Bowen, 37, of Piney Point, was charged with Theft Under $1,000 by Criminal Citation.
DOMESTIC ASSAULT – On August 6, 2014, DFC Knott responded to a residence on David Way in Lexington Park, for a reported assault. The victim alleged suspect Frances Elizabeth Barnes, 58, of Lexington Park, threatened the victim with a knife during a dispute over a guest at the residence. Barnes was placed under arrest and transported to the St. Mary’s County Detention Center. She was charged with 2nd Degree Assault.