News Release, Charles County Sheriff’s Office

UPDATE 12/27/2019: Charles County Sheriff’s detectives have identified and arrested three suspects involved in a shooting that took place earlier this year.

On September 27 at approximately 12:15 p.m., officers responded to the area of Medinah Street and Mesquite Court in Waldorf for the report of a shooting. Upon arrival, officers located the victim, a 34-year-old male, who was transported for serious but non-life-threatening injuries.

Through their investigation, detectives identified the suspects as Joshua Daniel White, 21, of Waldorf, Delonte Christopher White, 21, of Waldorf, and Nicholas Alexander Lovell, 20, of Lanham. During the month of October, arrest warrants were obtained for Joshua White and Delonte White. They were subsequently located and arrested for their involvement in this incident.

On December 26, CCSO officers with the assistance of the US Marshalls Taskforce located Nicholas Lovell at his residence in Prince George’s County. Detective R. Johnson investigated.


On September 27 at approximately 12:15 p.m., officers responded to the area of Medinah Street and Mesquite Court in Waldorf for the report of a shooting.

Upon arrival, officers located the victim, a 34-year-old male, who was transported for serious but non-life-threatening injuries. This shooting does not appear to be a random incident.

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information about this case is asked to call Detective R. Johnson at 301-609-6453.

Tipsters wishing to remain anonymous may contact Charles County Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS.

A cash reward of up to $1,000 is being offered for the tip that leads to the arrest and indictment of the suspect(s).


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