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UPDATE 1/15/2020 @3:30 p.m.- Per the SMCSO PIO Jason Babcock, Hawkins has been located


Leonardtown, MD- The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s assistance in locating a man wanted on a burglary warrant.

Stephen Michael Hawkins, 30 of Mechanicsville, is also wanted on a warrant for Theft: $1,500 to under $25,000. Hawkins is a white male, 6’ tall, 230 pounds with blonde hair and hazel eyes.

Anyone with information about Hawkins’ whereabouts is asked to contact Detective Cpl. Melissa Hulse at 301-475-4200, ext. *1996 or email melissa.hulse@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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