By: David M Higgins II

UPDATE 4:35 p.m.- From SMCSO PIO CPL. Julie Yingling: The individual detained has been released and an application for charges of assault 2nd degree will be applied for on the suspect. Two airsoft guns were recovered from the suspect’s vehicle, and until the suspect is charged he will not be named. No shots were fired and the victim was not injured.


Loveville, MD- On Wednesday afternoon, St. Mary’s County Police were dispatched to the Motor Vehicle Administration in Loveville.

The Southern Maryland Chronicle reached out to St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office Public Information Officer Cpl. Julie Yingling and she says that it was a reported assault, with one person in custody. She also reports,” no injuries at this time”.

The Southern Maryland Chronicle will stay with this developing story and update you when and if more information is released. And the Chronicle staff thanks the many readers who messaged us and sent images regarding the situation.

David M. Higgins II, Publisher/Editor

David M. Higgins was born in Baltimore and grew up in Southern Maryland. He has had a passion for journalism since high school. After spending many years in the Hospitality Industry he began working in...