Throughout the month of January 2018, deputies from the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office responded to multiple reports of residential burglaries and burglaries to motor vehicles, in the Lexington Park area.  Neighborhood canvasses were conducted and images of the suspect were captured with the use of residential security cameras.

The investigations were continued by the Criminal Investigations Division, (CID), and through the course of the investigations, information was developed identifying Jermaine Stanley Greenwell, age 26, of Great Mills, as the individual responsible for the crimes. Greenwell was arrested on February 9, 2018, and was charged with the following criminal violations:

  • Burglary First Degree
  • Attempted Burglary First Degree
  • Rouge and Vagabond
  • Theft $100 to Under $1500

This case has been reviewed with the State’s Attorney’s Office, and further criminal charges are forthcoming.  Anyone with further information regarding these cases, is asked to contact Detective Melissa Hulse at (301) 475-4200 extension *1996, or by email at