News Release, St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office. all suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the identities of the persons pictured in a theft case. On Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2019, at 10 am, the suspects entered the Ulta Beauty store in California together. One suspect loaded a large purse with various boxed men’s cologne and women’s perfume. The other suspect also loaded a store tote bag with cologne and perfume but hid the bag on a shelf. Leaving the store together, the first suspect did not stop to pay for the items concealed in the purse.  

Anyone with information about the identity of the suspect or this incident is asked to call Deputy Artina Manns at 301-475-4200, ext. *8107 or email artina.manns@stmarysmd.com. Case # 69453-19

Citizens may remain anonymous and contact St. Mary’s 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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