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

August 23, 2019 UPDATE: Information obtained during the investigation led to Corey Scott Angstadt, age 51 of California, being identified as the individual responsible for the robbery of the SunTrust Bank located on First Colony Way in California.  On August 22, 2019, Angstadt was charged with the following:

  • Armed Robbery
  • Robbery
  • Assault First Degree (Two Counts)
  • Assault Second Degree (Two Counts)
  • Theft
  • Firearm Use/Violent CrimeHandgun on Person

Corey Scott Angstadt is currently incarcerated at the St. Mary’s County Detention and Rehabilitation Center on a no-bond status.

Mr. Angstadt was previously arrested on August 22, 2019, and charged with the Armed Robbery of Twisted Wine’s and Spirits in Lexington Park, MD. You can read more on that here: California man arrested and charged in Lexington Park Armed Robbery


UPDATE: The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office is seeking information on the individual pictured.  On August 2, 2019, the suspect entered the SunTrust Bank located on First Colony Way in California and indicated he had a weapon. The suspect demanded money and fled the bank with an undisclosed amount of U.S. Currency.

Anyone with information on the identity of the suspect is asked to contact Detective Austin Schultz at (301) 475-4200 extension *1953 or by email at Austin.Schultz@stmarysmd.com.


On August 2, 2019, at approximately 3:29 p.m. deputies from the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office responded to a duress alarm at the SunTrust Bank located on First Colony Way in California.

The preliminary investigation determined an unknown male wearing a dark jacket or hooded sweatshirt, entered the bank, indicated he had a weapon and demanded money.  The suspect was last seen fleeing on foot towards the Target store.  

Detectives from the Criminal Investigations Division responded to the scene and continued the investigation.  

Anyone who may have witnessed an individual on foot during the time frame of the robbery, wearing a dark jacket or hooded sweatshirt is asked to contact Detective Austin Schultz at (301) 475-4200 extension *1953 or by email at Austin.Schultz@stmarysmd.com.

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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