Monday, April 30, 2018

Theft Suspects


The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the identity of the persons pictured.  On April 18, 2018, the suspects left the Target store located on First Colony Way, in California, with a Bissell Vacuum that was not purchased. The suspects left the area in a blue SUV driven by the female suspect.

Anyone with information on the identity of the suspects is asked to contact Dep. Dianne Carty at (301) 475-4200 extension *8155, or by email at Dianne.Carty@stmarysmd.com. 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.

 


 
 
 

Friday, April 27, 2018

On View Arrests/Warrants

Drug Arrest-  On March 9, 2018, Cpl. Beishline responded to the 46000 block of Creeping Primrose Lane, in Lexington Park, for a report of an individual passed out in a vehicle.  Cpl. Beishline located the vehicle, and observed the operator to be passed out with her foot on the brake. The driver was identified to be Jeanna Marie Mackey, age 26, of Prince Frederick.  As Mackey exited the vehicle, a hypodermic needle was located, as well as a spoon and burnt granules suspected to be heroin.  Mackey was placed under arrest and charged with CDS: Possess-Not Marijuana and CDS: Possess Paraphernalia.  CASE# 12698-18 (No Photograph Available)


Theft- On March 10, 2018, Dep. Sidorowicz responded to a reported theft at Target located in the 41000 block of First Colony Way, in California.  Investigation determined Allison Renee Beyer, age 31, of North Beach, attempted to leave the business with merchandise she had not purchased.  Beyer was charged with Theft via a Criminal Citation. CASE# 12795-18

Allison Renee Beyer

Assault-  On March 10, 2018, Dep. Sidorowicz responded to the 46000 block of Hilton Drive, in Lexington Park, for the report of an assault.  Investigation determined Deanna Sharell Day, age 25, of Lexington Park, had assaulted the victim by scratching the victim and causing injury.  Day was arrested and charged with Assault 2nd Degree.  CASE# 12989-18

Deanna Sharell Day

Drug Arrest-  On March 10, 2018, DFC. J. Smith was investigating a suspicious vehicle in the area of Gibson Lane/Queen Tree Road, in Mechanicsville.  Contact was made with the operator of the vehicle, Conrad Leland Young, age 50, of Loveville.  A straw with white residue was located in the vehicle as well as additional baggies containing suspected cocaine.  Young was arrested and charged with CDS: Possession-Not Marijuana, and Possession of CDS Paraphernalia.  CASE# 13005-18
Conrad Leland Young

Theft-  On March 10, 2018, Dep. Forbes responded to the Kohl's Store located in the 46000 block of Lexington Village Way, in Lexington Park, for the reported theft.  Investigation determined Kristin Lacey Dziergowski, age 29, of Leonardtown, attempted to leave the business with merchandise she had not purchased.  Dziergowski was charged with Theft via a Criminal Citation.  CASE# 13002-18
(No Photograph Available)

Drug Arrest-  On March 11, 2018, DFC. J. Smith responded to the 30000 block of Three Notch Road, in Charlotte Hall, for a report of a vehicle operator in need of assistance.  The vehicle was located running, and the operator appeared to be sleeping.  DFC. Smith was able to wake the operator who was identified to be Jason Anthony Hoover, age 29, of Charlotte Hall. Further investigation determined Hoover was in possession of three plastic bottles containing various medications.  Hoover was arrested and charged with Driving Vehicle While Impaired  by a Controlled Dangerous Substance, Attempting to Drive Vehicle While So Far Impaired by Drugs Cannot Drive Safely, and Possession of Weapon in a place of confinement; Hoover had a knife concealed on his person. CASE# 13170-18
Jason Anthony Hoover


Assault-  On March 11, 2018, Dep. Chase responded to the 21000 block of Exquisite Court in Lexington Park, for a reported assault.  Investigation determined Robert Sylvester Hill, age 54, of Lexington Park, assaulted the victim by striking the victim in the face causing injury.  Hill was arrested and charged with Assault 2nd Degree.  CASE# 13143-18
Robert Sylvester Hill

Assault-  On March 12, 2018, Cpl. Nelson responded to MedStar St. Mary's Hospital in Leonardtown, for the reported assault.  Investigation determined Phillip Marcellis Carothers, age 19, of Great Mills, assaulted the victim by grabbing the victim and striking the victim in the face with a speaker.  Carothers was arrested and charged with Assault 2nd Degree.  CASE# 13254-18 (No Photograph Available)



Warrants:

03/09/18-  Wendy Barraza Madrid, age 18, of Lexington Park, was arrested on an outstanding warrant for FTA/Driving M/V on Highway w/o Required License by Dep. Forinash# 344.  CASE# 12767-18  (No Photograph Available)


03/09/18-  Joseph Francis Yates, age 58, of Leonardtown, was arrested on an outstanding warrant for Illegal Possession of Ammo by Dep. T. Payne# 320.  CASE#12753-18
Joseph Francis Yates

03/09/18-  Shaun Sylvester Johnson, age 37, of Accokeek, was arrested on an outstanding warrant for Home Invasion by Dep. T. Payne# 320.  CASE# 12746-18
Shaun Sylvester Johnson

03/09/18- Jermaine Stanley Greenwell, age 26, of Great Mills, was arrested on an outstanding warrant for Burglary 1st Degree by Dep. T. Payne# 320.  CASE#12742-18
Jermaine Stanley Greenwell

03/09/18- Frank James Fenwick III, age 42, of Great Mills, was arrested on an outstanding warrant for Assault 2nd Degree  by Dep. T. Payne# 320.  CASE# 12739-18 (No Photograph Available)

03/09/18- Devonte Arnez Shubrooks, age 24, of Lexington Park, was arrested on an outstanding warrant for Attempted 1st Degree Murder by Dep. T. Payne# 320.  CASE# 12736-18
Devonte Arnez Shubrooks

03/09/18-  Allison Renee Beyer, age 31, of North Beach, was arrested on outstanding warrants; Prince George's County warrant for Theft, Pennsylvania (Montgomery County) warrant for Violation of Probation/Theft by Dep. Chase# 346.  CASE# 12795-18
                                                                  Allison Renee Beyer


03/10/18-  Markus Javar Handon, age 24, of California, was arrested on two outstanding warrants for Theft by DFC. Roszell# 296.  CASE# 12836-18
                                                             Markus Javar Handon

03/10/18-  Leslie Ann Almberg, age 37, of Lexington Park, was arrested on an outstanding warrant for FTA/Assault by DFC. Muschette# 303.  CASE#  12870-18
                                                                   Leslie Ann Almberg

03/10/18-  Christopher Lee Patrick, age 26, of Lusby, was arrested on an outstanding warrant for Burglary 3rd Degree, Assault 2nd Degree, and Malicious Destruction of Property by DFC. Muschette# 303.  CASE# 12205-18 (No Photograph Available)

03/11/18-  Heather Marie Garner, age 29, of Hollywood, was arrested on a Retake Warrant for Escape for violating conditions of her pre-trial agreement by Dep. Forinash# 344.  CASE# 13114-18
                                                               Heather Marie Garner

03/11/18- James Michael Wyatt, age 33, of Great Mills, was arrested on an outstanding warrant for Violation of Probation/Theft by DFC. Muschette# 303.  CASE# 13111-18
James Michael Wyatt

03/11/18- Michael Shane Swales, age 45, of Hollywood, was arrested on an outstanding warrant for FTA/Driving Motor Vehicle on a Suspended License by Dep. Edwards# 335.  CASE#  13117-18
Michael Shane Swales

03/11/18-  Jennifer Rebecca Leann Cross, age 34, of Hollywood, was arrested on an outstanding warrant for FTA/Theft by Dep. Edwards# 335.  CASE#  13118-18
Jennifer Rebecca Leann Cross

03/11/18-  Kimberly Niko Manns, age 52, of Lexington Park, was arrested on an outstanding warrant for FTA/Driving Motor Vehicle on Suspended License by DFC. Muschette# 303.  CASE# 13097-18
Kimberly Niko Manns

03/12/18-  Monterae Joseph Galloway, age 39, of Lexington Park, was arrested on an outstanding Anne Arundel warrant for Peace Order Violation by Cpl. Worrey# 152.  CASE#  13205-18 (No Photograph Available)

03/12/18-  James Ernest Wright, age 53, of Lexington Park, was arrested on an outstanding warrant for FTA/DWI by Dep. Carty# 343.  CASE# 13200-18
James Ernest Wright

03/12/18-  Felicia Rokita Young, age 55, of Chaptico, was arrested on an outstanding warrant for FTA/Theft Scheme, and three additional counts of Theft by Dep. Raley# 345.  CASE# 13212-18
                                                                Felicia Rokita Young

03/12/18-  Mark Thomas Krenzler, age 32, of Mechanicsville, was arrested on an outstanding warrant for Violation of Probation by DFC. Steinbach# 268.  CASE#  13248-18 (No Photograph Available)

03/12/18-  John Devonte Gale, age 23, of Ridge, was arrested on an outstanding warrant for VOP/Assault 2nd Degree by Dep. Carty# 343.  CASE#  13250-18
                                                                 John Devonte Gale

03/13/18-  Jeremy Jermaine Snell, age 31, of Lexington Park, was arrested on an outstanding warrant for FTA/Theft by DFC. Tirpak# 270.  CASE#  13391-18
Jeremy Jermaine Snell













Thursday, April 26, 2018

Warrants/DUIs



Warrants:

03/07/18- Alyssa Anne Thomas, age 19, of Lexington Park, was arrested on an outstanding warrant for FTA/Burglary 1st Degree by DFC. Steinbach#268.  CASE# 12287-18
                                                                  Alyssa Anne Thomas

03/08/18- Troy Allan Humphreys, age 48, of Lusby, was arrested on an outstanding Child Support warrant by Cpl. J. Davis# 197.  CASE# 12532-18
                                                              Troy Allan Humphreys
                          
03/08/18- Tara Deja Gale, age 31, of California, was arrested on an outstanding Child Support warrant by Cpl. J. Davis# 197.  CASE# 12540-18
Tara Deja Gale


03/08/18- Brandon Clarence Anthony Spiller, age 25, of Lusby, was arrested on an outstanding Child Support/FTA warrant by DFC. Tirpak# 12615-18
Brandon Clarence Anthony Spiller

03/08/18- Justin Steven Cherrico, age 42, of Mechanicsville, was arrested on an outstanding warrant for FTA/ 2 counts of Rogue & Vagabond, and 2 counts of Theft by Dep. Westphal# 337.  CASE# 12630-18

                                                                Justin Steven Cherrico


DUI's

03/06/18- Amy Gelfand Dreher, age 48, of Leonardtown, was charged with Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol Per Se, Driving While Intoxicated, and Driving While Impaired by Alcohol by Dep. Chase# 346.   CASE# 12183-18 (No Photograph Available)

03/07/18- Shaun Edward French, age 44, of Leonardtown, was charged with Driving Under the Influence Per-Se, Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol, and Driving While Impaired by Alcohol by Dep. Westphal# 337.  CASE# 12406-18
Shaun Edward French

03/08/18- Jason Leroy Parris, age 38, of Lexington Park, was charged with Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol, Driving While Impaired by Alcohol, and Driving While Revoked by Dep. Carty# 343.  CASE# 12591-18
                                                                   Jason Leroy Parris






Burglary-Thompson's Seafood


The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office is seeking information on a burglary that occurred between the timeframe of April 23, 2018 to April 24, 2018, at 8 a.m., when the burglary was discovered. Unknown suspect(s) forced entry into an outside freezer at Thompson’s Seafood, located on Three Notch Road, in Mechanicsville, and stole over one hundred pounds of snow crab legs, and fish fillets. Pictured below are boxes utilized by Thompson’s Seafood; it is possible the stolen seafood could be in boxes similar to those in the picture.

 
Anyone with information about this burglary is asked to contact Corporal Shaun Carberry at (301) 475-4200 extension *8045, or by email at Shaun.Carberry@stmarysmd.com. 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.

 

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Awards Presented to Employees

April is National County Government Month; as part of St. Mary's County's observance, commissioners presented this year's People's Choice Awards. County employees voted on fellow workers who consistently exhibit professionalism and service to the public and fellow employees. Also recognized during the meeting were county employees with ten years of service or more.  Winners of the People's Choice Awards  from the St. Mary's County Sheriff's Office included Michael Klotz (Not pictured), Ret. Lt. Saraha Norris, Ms. June Smith, Ms. Glenda Thompson, Ms. MaryAnn Thompson, and Ms. Rhonda Wathen.  Sheriff's Office employees recognized for years of service are as follows:

10 years:
Cpl. Austin Schultz-Not pictured

15 years:
Lt. Eva Jones- Not pictured
Cpl. William Rishel

20 years:
Cpl. Chad Hartzell
Cpl. Julie Yingling

25 years:
Sgt. Stephen Myers
Sgt. Harold Young
CFC. Earl Young

30 years:
Lt. Michael Gardiner
Sgt. Mark Porter



                                                    People's Choice Award Winners
(Left to right ) Glenda Thompson, Rhonda Wathen, Saraha Norris, MaryAnn Thompson, June Smith
 
 
 
 
 
Length of Service Recipients
(Left to Right)  Sgt. H. Young,  Cpl. Rishel, Sgt. Myers, Major Merican, Cpl. J.Yingling, Cpl. Hartzell, CFC. E. Young, Lt. Gardiner, Sgt. Porter, and Sheriff Tim Cameron
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Monday, April 23, 2018

Family Dollar Theft


The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the identity of the person pictured.  On April 22, 2018, at the Family Dollar Store, located on Great Mills Road, in Lexington Park, the pictured suspect grabbed money from an open register, as well as a pack of cigarettes.  The suspect then fled the store.  The suspect is described as a black male, with acne scars and possible dark spots or tattoos on his face.  The suspect was wearing a black hat, gray hooded sweatshirt, and torn jeans. 

 Anyone with information on the identity of the suspect is asked to contact DFC. Holdsworth at (301) 475-4200 extension *8089, or by email at Daniel.Holdsworth@stmarysmd.com. 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.

 


Theft Suspect


The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the identity of the person pictured.  On April 5, 2018, at the Weis Markets store, located in St. Mary’s Square, in Lexington Park, the pictured suspect placed items in a bag, and left the business without purchasing the items.
 
Anyone with information on the identity of the suspect is asked to call DFC. Pontorno at (301) 475-4200 extension *2337, or by email at Vincent.Pontorno@stmarysmd.com. 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.  CCN# 17542-18

Theft Suspect-Identified

UPDATE: The individual has been identified and the property returned.

The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the identity of the person pictured.  On March 30, 2018, at the Walmart store located on Miramar Way, in California, the pictured suspect picked up $300 which fell from the victim’s purse.  The suspect then left the store with the money. 

Anyone with information about the identity of the suspect is asked to contact Deputy Fenwick at (301) 475-4200 extension *8140, or by email at john.fenwick@stmarysmd.com.  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.

 


Burglary Suspect-ID Needed


The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the identity of the person pictured.  On January 22, 2018, the pictured suspect damaged a hunting trailer while attempting to break into the trailer, and also damaged a trail camera, in the 21000 block of Olen Mattingly Road, in Avenue. 

 
Anyone with information on the identity of the suspect is asked to contact DFC. Jason Smith at (301) 475-4200 extension *2328, or by email at Jason.Smith@stmarysmd.com. 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.

 



Narcotics Arrests

 

Detectives with the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office Vice/Narcotics Division, identified Reginald “Ricky” A. Price, age 52 of Clements, as a distributor of controlled dangerous substances, (CDS). Search and seizure warrants were obtained for his residence and a neighboring residence on Horseshoe Road in Clements, MD. The search warrants were executed on April 19, 2018, with the assistance of the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office Emergency Services Team, St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office K-9, Vice/Narcotics Support Team Deputies, and the Charles County Sheriff’s Office Emergency Services Team. 

 
As a result of the search warrants, a large quantity of suspected heroin, (approximate street value of $8,500), suspected cocaine, (approximate street value of $29,180), suspected crack cocaine, (approximate street value of $2,160), suspected Suboxone, (approximate street value of $40), suspected marijuana, (approximate street value of $5,275), US currency, and other items indicative of drug distribution were recovered. Fifteen (15) dogs were located and removed from the property with the assistance of St. Mary’s County Animal Control Officers.  

 
After execution of the search warrants, the following three individuals were charged:

 
Reginald “Ricky” Alan Price, was arrested and charged with two counts of CDS possession not marijuana (heroin and cocaine) and two counts of possession with intent to distribute (heroin and cocaine).

                                                         
Melvin Jerome Price, age 55 of Clements, was arrested and charged with CDS possession not marijuana (cocaine) and CDS possession paraphernalia.

 

Megan Lee Maxwell, age 37 of Clements, was arrested and charged with CDS possession not marijuana (Suboxone).

 
Additional charges are pending review with State's Attorney Richard D. Fritz.


                                        Reginald Alan Price             Melvin Jerome Price
Megan Lee Maxwell


                                                               


                                                          

Friday, April 20, 2018

Special Olympics


The St. Mary's County Sheriff's Office was honored to be a part of the Special Olympics Opening Ceremony at Leonardtown High School.  The Special Olympics offer year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for persons eight years of age and older with intellectual disabilities. The Special Olympics provide athletes with continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, learn new skills, and share their unique gifts with family, friends, and the community.