ASSAULT – On September 18, 2014, Deputy L. Johnson responded to a residence on Goldenrod Drive in California, for a reported assault. The victim alleged suspect Deena Jo Neville, 46, of California, scratched the victim’s face and neck during an argument. Deputy Johnson observed fresh evidence of injury on the victim. Neville was placed under arrest and transported to the St. Mary’s County Detention Center. She was charged with 2nd Degree Assault.
BURGLARY – On September 19, 2014, Deputy Schultz responded to a residence on Ronald Drive in Lexington Park, for a reported burglary. The victim alleged suspect Sydney Antwan Strain, 26, of Lexington Park, entered the residence after he was let in by young children who opened the door. Once the victim saw it was Strain, she told him to leave and that he was not allowed in the home. Strain refused to leave and attempted to take his small child who was standing behind the victim in an effort to shield him from Strain. A struggle ensued over the child. Strain pushed the victim down, and took the child. The child’s mother then began fighting with Strain to get the child back. Strain fled the residence without the child after the victim called 9 1 1. Deputies located Strain a short time later and he was placed under arrest. He was transported to the St. Mary’s County Detention Center and charged with 3rd Degree Burglary and 2nd Degree Assault.
TRESPASSING/DISORDERLY CONDUCT – On September 21, 2014, Deputy Knott responded to Kohl’s Department store for a trespassing complaint. The store manager reported suspect Deborah Lynn Jerdon, 46, of California, was creating a disturbance and refusing to leave the store. Deputy Knott asked Jerdon several times to leave the store or be arrested. Jerdon refused all requests and continued to yell profanity at Deputy Knott and store management. Her conduct was disturbing to other patrons of the store. Deputy Knott placed Jerdon under arrest. She was transported to the St. Mary’s County Detention Center and charged with Trespassing, Disorderly Conduct, and Failure to Obey a Lawful Order.