Drugs in St. Marys County

St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office Vice/Narcotics detectives were conducting a drug investigation of a separate suspect when they encountered Geral Anthony Holt Jr. (Age 25 of Mechanicsville, MD) as a passenger of the target vehicle. Suspect Holt Jr. was in … Continue reading

Drug Arrest: St. Mary’s County

St. Mary’s County Vice/Narcotics detectives identified Darius Timothy Woodland Jr. (Age 21 of Leonardtown) as a distributor of marijuana. As a result of the investigation a search and seizure warrant was obtained and executed on his home, located in the … Continue reading

“Operation Season’s Greetings”: Vice Narcotics

Vice/Narcotics detectives, assisted by Support Team members and patrol deputies, conducted a two day sweep dubbed “Operation Season’s Greetings”. The following arrests were made.   Detectives received information regarding a fraudulent prescription for Promethazine-Codeine in the name of “Victoria Myles” … Continue reading

Cocaine Distribution: St. Mary’s County

Detectives began an investigation into the distribution of cocaine from a residence in the Mechanicsville area and the target of the investigation was Eldridge Eugene Shade aka “Al” (Age 49). A search and seizure warrant was executed by detectives with … Continue reading

Distribution of Pills on Work Release: St. Marys County

Detectives received information that an inmate at the St. Mary’s County Detention Center was distributing pills while out on work release. The investigation led detectives to Charles County, where detectives partnered with members of the Charles County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics … Continue reading

Armed Robbery in Charlotte Hall

On June 23, 2014 the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigation Division and the Maryland State Police Criminal Enforcement Division Central / South Region initiated a joint investigation regarding the armed robberies of a jewelry store and a pharmacy … Continue reading

Crime in St. Marys County: 8/28

Trespass: On August 28, 2013, Deputy Alvin Beishline of the Lexington Park COPS Unit observed Peggy Lynn Jones 39 years old of Lexington Park in Millison Plaza.  Jones who had previously been issued a Notice not to Trespass on the … Continue reading

Crime Report St. Mary’s County: July 22-July 24

2nd Degree Assault On July 24, 2013, Deputies responded to a residence on Mechanicsville Road, Mechanicsville, Maryland, for a disturbance.  Cpl. Shaun Carberry met with Francis Wayne Bridgett, 50 of Mechanicsville, Maryland.  Cpl. Carberry upon contact with Bridgett observed signs … Continue reading

Assault, Theft, and Drugs in St. Marys County

2nd Degree Assault and Disorderly Conduct On June 19, 2013, at approximately 2258 hrs, Deputy Jason Kerns was conducting a neighborhood check in the area of Bristol Ave, Lexington Park, Maryland.  Deputy Kerns observed Lester Wayne Dyson Jr., 39, of … Continue reading

Crime in St. Mary’s County: 6/18

Disorderly Conduct On June 18, 2013, at approximately 0137 hrs, Deputies responded to the area of Midway Drive and Yorktown Road in Lexington Park, Maryland to assist Maryland State Police on a traffic stop.  While on scene, Orbin Hans Carter, … Continue reading