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Charles Co. Sheriff's Reports

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LA PLATA, Md. (May 5, 2016)—The Charles County Sheriff's Office released the following incident and arrest reports.

HANDGUN AND DRUGS RECOVERED: On May 4 at 12:40 p.m., officers conducted a traffic stop in the area of Lexington Drive and Middletown Road in Waldorf. Upon making contact with the driver, officers detected a strong odor of raw marijuana. After investigating further, officers discovered a loaded handgun, 70 grams of marijuana, and packaging supplies inside the car. The driver, Dajuan Jones, 19, and Quashia Thompson, 20, both of Waldorf, were arrested and charged with possession of a firearm and possession of drugs with the intent to distribute. Officer C. Chamblee investigated.

CRIME SOLVERS OFFERING REWARD: On April 28, a small safe containing sentimental items was stolen during a burglary of a home on Old Washington Road in Waldorf. A picture of the safe is attached. Anyone with information about its whereabouts is asked to call Det. Gilroy at (301) 609-6484. Tipsters who want to remain anonymous may contact Charles County Crime Solvers by calling 1-866-411-TIPS, texting CHARLES + the tip to CRIMES (274637) or submitting tips online at A cash reward of up to $1,000 is being offered for information that leads to the arrest and indictment of the suspects in this case.

THEFT: Between April 29 and May 2, unknown suspect(s) broke into a trailer in the 15000 block of Hens Rest Lane in Waldorf and stole a KTM 85 and a KTM 65 dirt bike. The suspect also stole numerous motocross items, to include gloves, helmets, and boots. PFC P. Morgan is investigating.

BURGLARY: Between April 29 and May 2, unknown suspect(s) broke into a shed in the 12000 block of Hatton Creek Road in Newburg and stole a push mower, vehicle batteries, and other items. PFC J. Campbell is investigating.

THEFT: Sometime between April 30 and May 1, unknown suspect(s) stole four tires from a Dodge Charger which was parked in the 6000 block of New Forest Court in Waldorf. PFC. J. Plunkett is investigating.

Disclaimer: In the U.S.A., all persons accused of a crime by the State are presumed to be innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. See: Additionally, all of the information provided above is solely from the perspective of the respective law enforcement agency and does not provide any direct input from the accused or persons otherwise mentioned. You can find additional information about the case by searching the Maryland Judiciary Case Search Database using the accused's name and date of birth. The database is online at . Persons named who have been found innocent or not guilty of all charges in the respective case, and/or have had the case ordered expunged by the court can have their name, age, and city redacted by following the process defined at

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