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Charles County Sheriff's Reports


LA PLATA, Md. - The Charles County Sheriff's Department today released the following incident and arrest reports.

ARMED ROBBERY: On Aug. 28 at 11:45 p.m., Charles County Sheriff’s officers responded to Walgreens located at 25 High Street in Waldorf for the report of an armed robbery. Investigation revealed a male suspect entered the store, approached a clerk, brandished a knife and stole cash from one of the registers. Cpl. C. Roberts and his K9 partner responded to the scene, conducted a track and located the suspect on a path near St. Thomas Drive. The suspect was identified as William Thomas Chisley, 37, of Waldorf. Chisley was arrested without incident and charged with armed robbery, first-degree assault and theft valued at less than $500. He was being held at the Charles County Detention Center pending an appearance before a district court commissioner. Officer P. DeBoe investigated.

FUGITIVE ARRESTED: On Aug. 28 at 7:38 a.m., Charles County Sheriff’s officers assisted the Prince George’s County Police in locating a homicide suspect in the 2600 block of Rooks Head Place in Waldorf. While the officers were interviewing the resident, the suspect, Robert Alonzo Taylor, 26, of Clinton, arrived at the home and was arrested without incident. Prince George’s County Police charged Taylor with first-degree murder, use of a handgun in commission of a felony and other related charges. He was being held at the Department of Corrections in Upper Marlboro without bond. The murder occurred on Aug. 9 about 12:51 a.m. in the 6600 block of Surratts Road. The victim, Kendrix Nakia Thomas, 28, was an acquaintance.

ARMED ROBBERY: On Aug. 27 at 2:15 p.m., Charles County Sheriff’s officers responded to Wal-Mart located at 11930 Acton Lane in Waldorf for the report of an armed robbery. Investigation revealed a male suspect attempted to leave the store with a computer monitor he had not paid for. An employee attempted to stop him but he pointed a stun gun at her. The employee retreated and the suspect fled in a vehicle driven by another person. The suspect vehicle is described as a tan Ford coupe with Maryland tags. Officers later discovered the vehicle had been stolen in Anne Arundel County. The suspect is described only as a white male. The driver of the suspect vehicle is described as a heavy-set white male. Anyone with any information about this incident is asked to contact the Charles County Sheriff’s Office at 301-932-7777 or Charles County Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS. Officer R. Shepard investigated.

BURGLARY: On Aug. 27 at 10:42 a.m., suspect(s) kicked in the front door of a residence in the 15800 bock of Covington Road in Brandywine and stole cash, a jewelry box and used checks. The suspect(s) exited through the back door. Anyone with any information about this incident is asked to contact the Charles County Sheriff’s Office at 301-932-7777 or Charles County Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS. Officer P. Alvarez is investigating.

BURGLARY: On Aug. 24 at 5:28 a.m., suspect(s) backed a vehicle through the front doors of World Liquors located at 3244 Crain Highway in Waldorf. The suspect(s) fled prior to the arrival of police. The owner arrived and advised two cases of Budweiser were missing. Anyone with any information about this incident is asked to contact the Charles County Sheriff’s Office at 301-932-7777 or Charles County Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS. Officer A. Sullivan is investigating.

POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA: On Aug. 19 at 2:01 a.m., Charles County Sheriff’s officers were patrolling the parking lot of Thai Seafood located at 2732 Crain Highway in Waldorf when they discovered marijuana in plain view inside multiple vehicles. When the occupants returned to the vehicles, officers detained them. Marijuana was recovered from five vehicles. During the investigation, several patrons in the parking lot became disorderly and were arrested. Ten adults and 11 juveniles, all from Prince George’s County and Washington, D.C., were arrested. Charges against them varied from marijuana possession to disorderly conduct.

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