News Release, St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office

Burglary–  On January 23, 2019, DFC. Davis J. Davis responded to the 21600 block of Susan Lane in Lexington Park, for a reported burglary to a vacant apartment.  Discovered in the apartment were Cornelius NMN Fenwick, age 41, and Samantha Lynn Rainer, age 26, both with no fixed address. Both Fenwick and Rainer had previously been served with notices not to trespass on the property.  Both were arrested and charged with Burglary 4th Degree and Trespassing.  Fenwick was also charged with Possession of Contraband at Place of Confinement after a baggie of suspected marijuana was located on Fenwick’s person.  CASE# 4583-19


Disorderly Conduct/Resisting Arrest-  On January 24, 2019, DFC. J.  Davis responded to the 22100 of Three Notch Road in Lexington Park, to assist with a request for a conservator.  Prior to arriving on scene Davis was advised the individual requesting the conservator, Theiron Darnell Bost, age 30 of Suitland, had numerous outstanding warrants. When taken into custody for the warrants, Bost began to yell at patrons of the business, and began creating a disturbance. Bost also attempted to pull away from officers at the time of his arrest.  Bost was served his outstanding warrants and also charged with Disorderly Conduct and Resisting Arrest.  CASE# 4844-19

Theiron Darnell Bost 

Assault-  On January 25, 2019, DFC. Holdsworth responded to the St. Mary’s County Detention and Rehabilitation Center in Leonardtown, for two reported assaults.  Investigation determined Jesse Werner Abell, age 25 of Hollywood, assaulted the victim by pushing and shoving the victim, while the parties were at indoor recreation.  Later on the 25th, Benjamin Jamal Washington, age 18 of Hyattsville, used a food tray to strike the victim on the back of the head while the victim was eating.  Both Abell and Washington were charged with Assault.  CASE# 5104-5108-19


Assault-  On January 25, 2019, Cpl. Pesante responded to the 38700 block of Ted Circle in Avenue for the reported assault.  Investigation determined Joseph Leroy Perry, age 28 of Avenue, assaulted the victim by striking the victim with a cellphone charger, and choking the victim, causing visible injury.  Perry was arrested and charged with Assault 2nd Degree.  CASE# 5134-19

Joseph Leroy Perry 

Assault-  On January 26, 2019, Dep. Sidorowicz responded to the 40900 block of Merchant’s Lane in Leonardtown for an active disturbance.  Upon arrival Scott Alan McKee, age 36 of Leonardtown,  was observed punching the victim several times in the face, causing injury to the victim.  McKee was arrested and charged with Assault 2nd Degree.  CASE# 5154-19

Scott Alan McKee 

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