Incident Briefs are provided courtesy of the Calvert County Sheriff’s Office. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

During the week of December 23 – 29 deputies of the Calvert County Sheriff’s Office responded to 997 calls for service throughout the community.

Theft: 19-74391

On December 25, 2019, Deputy R. Shrawder responded to Dowell Road in Solomons for the report of a theft. The complainant advised that sometime between 7:30 pm and 9:30 pm on December 24th, an unknown suspect(s) stole their purse from the back of their chair. The value of the stolen property is $120.

Theft: 19-74518

On December 26, 2019, Deputy Mason was notified of a theft that occurred at Southern Branch Library in Solomons. The complainant advised that on December 21st they entered the library for a short time, leaving their backpack outside. When they returned, an unknown suspect(s) had stolen their medication from inside the backpack.

Theft: 19-74741

On December 27, 2019, Deputy Sturdivant responded to Walmart in Prince Frederick for the report of a theft. The complainant advised that an unknown male suspect entered the pharmacy area of the store and took a marijuana drug test kit from the shelf, then entered the bathroom with the drug test kit and used it without paying for it. The value of the stolen property is $12.63.


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