By: David M. Higgins II, Publisher/Staff Writer

UPDATE 3/17/2020 @12:31 p.m. On March 16 at 1:25 p.m., officers responded to the 3100 block of Heathcote Road in Waldorf for the report of a stabbing. When officers arrived, they located a 16-year-old male with stab wounds to his chest. He was flown to a hospital and admitted in stable condition.

The suspect, Conall Robert Keller, 16, of Waldorf, was arrested on the scene.

A preliminary investigation revealed the suspect and victim are known to each other and the suspect stabbed the victim over a disagreement related to the sale of a pack of cigarettes. Keller was subsequently charged as an adult with attempted first-degree murder, first-degree assault and second-degree assault.

Anyone with additional information relating to this case is asked to call Detective Johnson at (301) 609-6453. Tipsters wishing to remain anonymous may contact Charles County Crime Solvers by calling 1-866-411-TIPS or submitting a tip online at or by using the P3Intel mobile app.

Update on stabbing @ 6:44 p.m.: The victim is in stable condition. Detectives are continuing to investigate. Anyone with information about this case is asked to call Detective Johnson at 301-609-6453.

Waldorf, MD(2:30 pm)- The Charles County Sheriff’s Office is currently on the scene of a stabbing on Heathcote Road.

A teenage victim suffered two upper body stab wounds and was flown by MEDEVAC to an area hospital.

The suspect is in custody at this time.

Police believe the suspects knew each other and that this is not random.

This is a developing story.

David M. Higgins II, Publisher/Editor

David M. Higgins was born in Baltimore and grew up in Southern Maryland. He has had a passion for journalism since high school. After spending many years in the Hospitality Industry he began working in...