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

Drug Arrest-  On January 27, 2019, Dep. M. Beyer, made contact with Paul Edward Moore, age 36 with no fixed address, in the 21000 block of Great Mills Road, in Lexington Park.  Moore had an outstanding warrant for his arrest.  While being taken into custody Moore was found to have a suspected Suboxone strip, and a container with suspected Xanax pills on his person.  Moore was arrested and charged with CDS: Possession-Not Marijuana and served his outstanding arrest warrant.  CASE# 5375-19

Paul Edward Moore 

Assault-  On January 29, 2019, Cpl. Handy responded to the 48000 block of Freehold Drive in St. Mary’s City for the reported assault involving a knife.  Investigation determined Ann Marie Owens, age 42 of St. Mary’s City, was in a verbal argument with the victim when she grabbed a knife and was heading towards the victim in a menacing manner.  A second victim intervened and grabbed Owens by her wrist;  as a result the victim sustained minor injury from the blunt side of the knife to the victim’s forearm, and to the top of the victim’s hand from the tip of the knife. Owens was arrested and charged with two counts of Assault 2nd Degree and two counts of dangerous weapon.  CASE# 5967-19


Ann Marie Owens 

Violation of Protective Order-  On January 29, 2019, Cpl. Maloy responded to the 23300 block of Holly Hill Lane in California, for the reported violation of protective order.  Investigation determined Audra Mignon Deitz, age 42 of California, entered the residence and made contact with the victim, which was in violation of current court order preventing Deitz from being at the residence.  Deitz was arrested and charged with Violate Protective Order.  CASE# 5985-19

Audra Mignon Deitz

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