Arrest briefs and mugshots are courtesy of the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

Drug Arrest-  On October 3, 2019, detectives from the Vice Narcotics Division executed a search warrant in the 26800 block of Point Lookout Road in Mechanicsville. Timothy Jerome Baker, age 53 of Great Mills, was located at the address in possession of a homemade CDS smoking device containing suspected cocaine residue. 

Timothy Jerome Baker

Baker was arrested and charged with CDS: Possession-Paraphernalia.  CASE# 56810-19


Drug Arrest-  On October 10, 2019, Cpl. Labanowski, responded to the St. Mary’s County Detention and Rehabilitation Center in Leonardtown, to conduct an investigation into Shawn Michael Clarke, age 37 of Mechanicsville, providing his medication to a fellow inmate. The investigation determined Clarke, was legally prescribed medication, and instead of taking it as directed he was hiding the medication and then receiving goods from another inmate for the medication. 

Shawn Michael Clarke 

Clarke was charged with CDS: Distribution, CDS: Possession-Not Marijuana, Contraband Delivery, Possess Contraband at Place of Confinement, and CDS: Deliver-Confinement.  CASE# 57942-19


Violate Protective Order- On October 10, 2019, Dep. Burgess responded to the 22600 block of Othello Lane in California, to serve a protective order. 

Andrew Nickolas Fenwick

While on the scene, Dep. Burgess became aware there was already a valid order in place prohibiting Andrew Nickolas Fenwick, age 22 of California, from having any contact with the victim. Fenwick was violating the order by having continual contact with the victim. Fenwick was arrested and charged with Violate Protective Order.  CASE# 58211-19


Assault-  On October 12, 2019, Cpl. Beishline responded to the 22000 block of Valley Estates Drive in Lexington Park, for the reported assault. 

Justin Lee Campbell

The investigation determined the victims were attempting to stop Justin Lee Campbell, age 39 of Lexington Park, from driving, and he proceeded to punch and grab both victims by the neck causing visible injury.  Campbell was arrested and charged with two counts of Assault 2nd Degree. CASE# 58646-19


Assault-  On October 12, 2019, Cpl. Handy responded to the St. Mary’s County Detention and Rehabilitation Center in Leonardtown, for the reported assault. 

Joseph Cephaus Harrod

The investigation determined Joseph Cephaus Harrod, age 58 of Leonardtown, assaulted the victim by punching, kicking, and throwing a shoe at the victim. Harrod was charged with Assault 2nd Degree.  CASE# 58621-19


Assault-  On October 14, 2019, Cpl. Graves responded to the 21400 block of Elegant Court in Lexington Park, for the reported assault. 

Kristine Anne Hollinde 

The investigation determined while the parties were arguing in the kitchen, Kristine Anne Hollinde, age 52 of Lexington Park, punched the victim in the shoulder.  Hollinde was arrested and charged with Assault 2nd Degree.  CASE# 58952-19


Assault-  On October 21, 2019, Dep. Shelko responded to the Circuit Court House in Leonardtown for the reported assault.  The investigation determined Ashten Lorenzo Brown, age 32 of Waldorf, grabbed the juvenile victim by the arm and assaulted two other victims by striking one with his elbow and pushing another victim into a counter. 

Ashten Lorenzo Brown 

Brown was arrested and charged with three counts of Assault 2nd Degree.  CASE# 60480-19


Burglary/Trespass-  On October 21, 2019, Cpl. Beishline responded to the 21600 block of Susan Lane in Lexington Park for the reported burglary. The investigation determined Christopher Michael Sneed, age 28 with no fixed address, entered the victim’s apartment without the victim’s consent. 

Christopher Michael Sneed

Sneed then refused to leave the apartment when told to do so by the victim. Sneed was arrested and charged with Burglary 4th Degree and Trespass-Private Property.  CASE# 60546-19


Assault- On October 21, 2019, Dep. Hersh responded to the St. Mary’s County Detention and Rehabilitation Center in Leonardtown, for the reported assault.

Leslie Ann Almberg

The investigation determined Leslie Ann Almberg, age 39 of Leonardtown, and Dailisa Charmainge Mease, age 28 with no fixed address, were involved in an argument when both parties began to mutually assault each other.

Dailisa Charmainge Mease 

Almberg and Mease were both charged with Assault 2nd Degree.  CASE# 60530-19


Burglary-  On October 23, 2019, Dep. Manns responded to the 24800 block of Iron Horse Lane in Hollywood, for the reported disturbance.  The investigation determined Francis Xavier Reardon, age 53 of Hollywood, responded to the victim’s residence and demanded the victim come outside.

Francis Xavier Reardon 

When the victim did not come outside, Reardon broke out the window to the victim’s bedroom.  Reardon was arrested on scene and charged with Burglary 4th Degree and Malicious Destruction of Property.  CASE# 61020-19


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