The vehicle was almost immediately located by Deputy Charles A. J. Dodson in the Target parking lot. The vehicle was occupied by the driver and one passenger. Both were held for identification by the victim. The passenger, Lex Parker Reid, advised there had been no other people with them. A few minutes later, Dep. Dodson located a third suspect crouching in a dark corner of a nearby bank. This individual was detained as well. Subsequent investigation by Dep. Jason Graves revealed that the third suspect had been with Reid when he was at the Five Guys Restaurant.
The victim, who was the manager at the restaurant, advised officers that a man entered the restaurant and engaged him in a dispute over money. The man was later identified as Jeffrey Keith Reid
Lex Parker Reid, age 19 of Lexington Park, MD was charged with Hindering an investigation. Jeffrey Keith Reid age 39 of Lexington Park, MD was charged with Attempted 2nd Degree Burglary and Assault 2nd Degree. Additionally, Jeffrey Reid was charged with Theft Under $100 in an unrelated open warrant. Dep. Graves transported both men to the St. Mary's County Detention Center. Both are held pending a hearing before a District Court Commissioner.