CHECK FRAUD: On May 26 at 9:15 p.m., Officer J. Timko responded to Best Buy at 11725 Berry Road in Waldorf for the report of check fraud. Investigation revealed Tony Randolph Hunter, 34, of Clinton used fraudulent checks and identification in an attempt to purchase less than $500 worth of electronics from Best Buy. Loss prevention officers detained Hunter until police arrived. Officer Timko charged Hunter with Possession of Bad Checks with Non-Sufficient Funds Less Than $500, Uttering a Bad Check with Non-Sufficient Funds Less Than $500, two counts of Possession of False Identification, Attempted Theft Less Than $500, Using Fraudulent Identification in Attempted Theft, Forgery and Possession of Private Documents and Uttering a False Document. Hunter is being held at the Charles County Detention Center pending an appearance before the District Court Commissioner.
THEFT: On May 23 at 9 p.m., Officer J. Timko responded to JC Penney at 11130 Mall Circle in Waldorf for the report of shoplifters in custody. Investigation revealed Christina Maria Foley, 18, and a 17-year-old girl, both of Lusby, concealed clothing and attempted to leave the store without paying but were detained by loss prevention officers. They were charged with Theft Less Than $500 and released. The 17-year-old was released to a parent.
LOST PROPERTY: On May 26 at 4:30 p.m., a 38-year-old Kingstown, Va., man was at the Shell station at 4705 Crain Highway in White Plains when he lost his wallet after fueling his vehicle. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Charles County Sheriff's Office at 301-932-7777. Officer J. Timko is investigating.
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