St. Mary's County Sheriff's Reports - Southern Maryland Headline News

St. Mary's County Sheriff's Reports

LEONARDTOWN, Md. (November 23, 2007) - The St. Mary's County Sheriff's Department released the following incident and arrest reports.

PROPERTY DESTRUCTION: On 11/21/07 Sdfc. K. Somerville responded to the area of Country Lakes Subdivision for the report of several mailbox's being destroyed and eggs being thrown at vehicles. Investigation by Sdfc. Somerville led to the arrest of two juveniles, age 12 and 13, from Calvert County, Maryland. Both juveniles were charged with four counts of Malicious Destruction to Private Property and released to the care and custody of parents pending further court proceedings.

ASSAULT 2ND DEGREE: On 11/20/07 Deputy J. Vezzosi responded to a residence on Cedar lane Rd., Leonardtown for the report of an Assault. Investigation revealed the suspect, Darneka C. Bush, age 23, of Lusby, Maryland, and the victim was involved in an argument, when Suspect Bush scratched the victims face with her fingernails. The suspect continued to be combative when officers arrived by spitting at the victim and officers while being taken into custody. Suspect Bush was subsequently subdued, charged with Assault 2nd Degree and transported to the Detention Center pending an appearance before the District Court Commissioner.

THEFT UNDER $500: On 11/20/07 Sdfc. W. Milam responded to the Peebles Department Store for the reported Theft. Investigation revealed Antoinette M. Taylor, age 18, of Drayden, Md. entered the Peebles and obtained four shirts from the display, entered the fitting room, rolled the shirts up and placed them in her purse, then attempted to exit the store failing to render payment for the items. Ms. Taylor was subsequently charged with Theft under $100 and incarcerated in the Detention Center Pending an appearance before the District Court Commissioner.

THEFT OF MOTOR VEHICLE: On 11/21.07 Deputy Stone observed a 2003 Cadillac, reported stolen from Prince George's County, on Great Mill's Rd., Lexington Park, Md. A felony vehicle stop was initiated and the operator was identified as Rodney P. McDow, age 43, of Capitol Heights, Prince George's County, Maryland. Suspect McDow was taken into custody without incident. Further investigation by Deputy Stone revealed the registration plates being displayed on the vehicle were also reported stolen and the Suspect McDow was intoxicated and was driving on a suspended license. McDow was subsequently charged with Theft over $500, four counts of Theft under $500, Unlawful Taking of a Motor Vehicle, Driving While Under the Influence of Alcohol and Driving Motor Vehicle While License is Suspended. Suspect McDow was incarcerated in the Detention Center Pending an appearance before the District Court Commissioner.

THEFT UNDER $500: On 11/22/07 Dfc. J. Logalbo initiated a vehicle stop on Maryland Rt. 5, Mechanicsville for a speeding violation. Investigation by Dfc. Logalbo revealed the Maryland Registration Plates being displayed on the vehicle had been reported stolen in Calvert County. The operator of the vehicle, Timothy G. Mackell, age 44, of Barstow, Maryland was subsequently placed under arrest for Theft under $500. A computer check through MVA revealed Mackell driving privilege was revoked in Maryland, the vehicle was unregistered and was being operated without insurance. Mackell was charged with the above listed violations and incarcerated in the Detention Center Pending an appearance before the District Court Commissioner.


Kevin D. Sloan, age 31, Owings Mills, Maryland - Circuit Court - Child Support

Alfonzo D. Washington, age 50, Hollywood, Maryland - District Court - FTA

John E. Colleary, age 53, Valley Lee, Maryland - Circuit Court Warrant - CDS

Reita Ann Galloway, age 36, LaPlata, Maryland - Circuit Court Warrant - VOP

Patricia Ann Thomas, age 53, Lexington Park, Maryland - District Court - Bad Checks

Steven Gerald Crist, age 22, Fayettsville, N.Carolina - Circuit Court - Child Support


Daniel C. Epting, age 30, Lexington Park, Maryland

Arnold (NMN) Gelfand, age 42, Leonardtown, Maryland

Peter Paul Deeney, age 30, Great Mill's, Maryland

Thurman Alexander Harman, age 57, Great Mill's, Maryland

Ryan Michael Burrell, age 28, Hollywood, Maryland

Jacob Nathaniel Hawes, age 23, Mechanicsville, Maryland

Bradley Compton Cullison, age 25, Mechanicsville, Maryland

Patricia Ann Montgomery, age 56, Mechanicsville, Maryland

Sherly-Lyn Layug Buenaventura, age 24, Falls Church, Virginia

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