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

Sharon Anne Thompson

Assault/Disorderly Conduct- On January 24, 2020, Dep. Burgess responded to the Carter Building located in Leonardtown, for the reported disturbance. The investigation determined Sharon Anne Thompson, age 51 of Mechanicsville, began acting disorderly in the building and was escorted outside.

While being escorted outside, Thompson punched the victim in the arm. Thompson’s actions garnered the attention of numerous bystanders and caused numerous people to congregate in the area. Thompson was arrested and charged with Assault 2nd Degree and Disorderly Conduct. CASE# 4900-20


Mark Andrew Alvey Jr.

Assault- On January 25, 2020, Cpl. Pesante responded to the 25000 block of Pt. Lookout Road in Leonardtown, to serve an outstanding warrant on Mark Andrew Alvey Jr., age 28 of Lexington Park. Alvey was taken into custody at which time he attempted to pull away from deputies and kicked Cpl. Pesante in the leg.

Alvey was charged with Assault 2nd Degree and served his outstanding warrants. CASE# 5046-20


Amanda Marie Stewart

Assault/Disorderly Conduct/Fail to Obey Order- On January 25, 2020, DFC. Holdsworth responded to the 37700 block of Mt. Wolf Road in Charlotte Hall, for the reported disturbance. Contact was made with Amanda Marie Stewart, age 34 of Mechanicsville. Stewart began causing a disturbance in the establishment and was taken into custody. The investigation determined Stewart assaulted a store employee prior to law enforcement by using an object to strike the employee’s hand. Stewart was placed into DFC.

Holdsworth’s vehicle and she began kicking the interior of the vehicle. Stewart was ordered to cease her actions, however, she continued to kick the vehicle. Stewart was charged with Assault 2nd Degree, Disorderly Conduct, and Fail to Obey a Lawful Order. CASE# 5105-20


Melissa Kristen Tuzzo

Assault- On January 26, 2020, Dep. Edelen responded to the 22500 block of Meath Road in California, for the reported assault. The investigation determined Melissa Kristen Tuzzo, age 33 of no fixed address, assaulted the victim during an argument by punching the victim in the face, causing visible injury.

Tuzzo was arrested and charged with Assault 2nd Degree. CASE# 5315-20


Chris Ricardo Colbert

Assault/Disorderly Conduct/Fail to Obey Order- On January 27, 2020, DFC. Budd responded to the 46800 block of Flower Drive in Lexington Park, for the reported disturbance. The investigation determined residents requested Chris Ricardo Colbert, age 34 of Lexington Park, to leave the residence as Colbert did not reside there and he was creating a disturbance. Colbert was ordered to leave by DFC.

Budd, however, Colbert grabbed Budd’s wrist and pushed his arm and continually tried to enter the residence. Colbert was arrested and charged with Assault 2nd Degree, Disorderly Conduct, and Fail to Obey a Lawful Order. CASE# 5502-20


Keona Dominque Best

Robbery/Assault/Theft- On January 27, 2020, Cpl. Tirpak responded to the 46900 block of South Shangri La Drive in Lexington Park, for the reported robbery. The investigation determined the victim was approached by individuals known to her to include Keona Dominque Best, age 24 of no fixed address.

The victim advised Best punched and kicked the victim and stole the victim’s property. The victim displayed visible injuries from the incident. Best was located and arrested. Best was charged with Robbery, Assault 2nd Degree, and Theft. CASE# 5402-20


Melvon Debray Thomas

Assault- On January 27, 2020, Cpl. Steinbach responded to the 48000 block of Windward Circle in Lexington Park, for the reported assault. The investigation determined Melvon Debray Thomas, age 31 of Lexington Park, assaulted the victim by slapping the victim in the face during an argument.

The visible injury was observed to the victim and Thomas was arrested and charged with Assault 2nd Degree. CASE# 5532-20


Joseph Aaron Young

Hindering- On January 27, 2020, DFC. Ball was in the 46500 block of Midway Drive in Lexington Park, regarding a police investigation. A suspect was detained in the investigation at which time Joseph Aaron Young Jr., age 21 of Lexington Park, intervened and attempted to gain access to the suspect numerous times.

Young began yelling at deputies and repeatedly attempted to walk around and circumvent officers to gain access to the detained individual. Deputies had to interrupt the investigation to take Young into custody. Young was charged with Obstructing and Hindering. CASE# 5444-20


Cameron Briley Nolan

Disorderly Conduct/Public Disturbance- On January 28, 2020, Dep. Westphal responded to the 26800 block of Pt. Lookout Road in Leonardtown, for the reported disturbance. Cameron Briley Nolan, age 28 of Mechanicsville, was located inside the business with an open alcoholic beverage.

The investigation determined Nolan came to the business and was disorderly in the parking lot, and then engaged in a dispute with another customer inside the business. Contact was made with witnesses who advised Nolan’s behavior had disrupted and frightened them at the business. Nolan was arrested and charged with Disorderly Conduct and Intoxication-Public Disturbance. CASE# 5633-20


Robert Thomas Smothers

Assault- On January 28, 2020, Dep. Henry responded to the 44800 block of Blake Creek Road in Leonardtown, for the reported assault. The investigation determined Robert Thomas Smothers, age 45 of Leonardtown, held the victim’s arms while the victim was seated in a chair, and leaned his body weight on the victim.

Smothers then headbutted the victim causing visible injury. Smothers was arrested and charged with Assault 2nd Degree. CASE# 5604-20


Jaquan Maurice Douglas

Disorderly Conduct- On January 29, 2020, DFC. Muschette was in the 21100 block of Great Mills Road in Lexington Park, when he observed a subject, later identified as Jaquan Maurice Douglas, age 18 of Lexington Park, punch another individual in the face.

While DFC. Muchette took Douglas into custody, the victim of the assault left the area and was not identified. Douglas was arrested and charged with Disorderly Conduct. CASE# 5894-20

Warrants:

01/25/20- Mark Andrew Alvey Jr., age 28 of Lexington Park– Violation of Probation/Driving on Revoked License by Cpl. Pesante# 153. CASE# 5046-20


01/29/20- Richard Alvin Nolan, age 32 of Lusby– Motor Vehicle Unlawful Taking, Unauthorized Removal of Vehicle, and three counts of Theft by DFC. M. Beyer# 319. CASE# 5853-20

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