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

Leonardtown, MD- The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the whereabouts of Richard Alvin Nolan, 31 of no fixed address. Nolan is wanted for escape after absconding from a drug rehabilitation center in Hagerstown.

Nolan is a black male, 5’ 10” tall, weighing 195 pounds with brown eyes.  

Mugshot courtesy of the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office

Anyone with information about Nolan’s whereabouts is asked to contact Detective Cpl. Melissa Hulse at 301-475-4200, ext. *1996 or email

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.

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