UPDATE 12-31-14: The witness was located and contacted by detectives.
Original Press Release 12-30-14:
The St. Mary's County Sheriff's Office, Criminal Investigations Division, is asking for the public's assistance in identifying a possible witness to a crime which occurred in the early morning hours of August 16, 2014.
Detectives are attempting to identify and locate a white male who spoke with a British accent, possibly named "John". The witness was at the ABC Liquor and Lounge located in the Hickory Hills Shopping Center in California, Maryland. He left the lounge near closing time on 8-16-14 and later went to an apartment in the Greens at Hilton Run Apartments located on Hilton Run Drive in Lexington Park, with several additional persons.
The witness may have been picked up from the apartment by a local cab company and dropped off at a residence in Drayden, Maryland.
Anyone with any information regarding the identity of this witness or if you are John, please contact Detective Corporal M. Boyer at 301.475.4200 X 9120.