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The following items were compiled from reports from the Calvert County Sheriff’s Office. During the week of Jan. 21 through 27, deputies responded to 1,320 calls for service throughout the community.
The side of a house, a fence, some mailboxes and several street signs were spray painted with vulgar words and symbols in Port Republic and St. Leonard neighborhoods between Jan. 26 and 27. Anyone with information is asked to contact Cpl. M. Naecker at 410-535-2800.
Police investigate vehicle damage
Sometime overnight between Jan. 19 and 20, someone broke the rear and side windows on a vehicle parked outside a home in the 3100 block of Dalrymple Road. The damage is estimated at $500 and Dfc. A. Locke is investigating.
Jewelry stolen from home
Someone entered a home in the 3500 block of King Drive between 11:30 a.m. and 1:15 p.m. Jan. 22 by breaking a window, and took about $3,400 worth of jewelry. Deputy M. Quinn is investigating.
Cash, coin stolen from home
Det. M. Mudd is investigating the theft of $7,000 in cash and a gold coin from a home in the 2600 block of Plum Point Road sometime between Oct. 12 and Jan. 23. The owner said he sometimes leaves the house unlocked and is unsure of when the theft occurred.
About $300 in damage was done to a home in the 12300 block of Catalina Drive when someone cut the screen and broke a window. It did not appear that entry was made into the house and nothing was stolen. Dfc. J. Hardesty is investigating.
Electronics stolen from home
A homeowner in the 800 block of San Mateo Trail reported to Dfc. R. Weems that someone broke into his home between 8 and 11 a.m. Jan. 23 and took an Insignia 42-inch flat screen television, a Dell laptop computer, an Xbox 360 game console and eight video games, altogether valued at $1,610. Anyone with information is asked to contact Weems at 410-535-2800.
Man charged for making counterfeit money
A clerk at the FaStop on H.G. Trueman Road called police at 4:45 p.m. Jan. 23 after a man tried to pay for gas using a counterfeit $20 bill. Cpl. A. Moschetto contacted the man, identified as William J. Marshall, 28, of Lusby. Marshall allegedly initially said he didn’t know the money was fake, but later said another man had been making the counterfeit money and had left the paper used to make it at his house. Marshall then offered to show officers the paper at his house, where deputies found the paper. Marshall was arrested and charged with making currency image with the intent to defraud and possessing/issuing forged currency.
A homeowner in the 11500 block of Tomahawk Trail told Dfc. A. Locke that between 6 a.m. and 12:20 p.m. Jan. 24, someone broke a window at his home, but entry was not made and nothing was taken. Damage is estimated at $150.
Police investigate tire slashings
The sheriff’s office is investigating dozens of tire slashings that occurred between Jan. 23 and 25. About 47 victims reported 77 vehicles that had 134 tires slashed or punctured. Anyone with information is asked to contact Deputy C. Fox at 410-535-2800.
Property stolen from vehicle
Deputy J. Migliaccio is investigating the theft of an Eastport backpack, a bucket full of various tools, a book and prescription drugs, altogether valued at more than $200, from an unlocked vehicle parked in the driveway of a home in the 3800 block of 7th Street between Jan. 21 and 24.
Teen charged for drug possession
A 16-year-old boy was charged on a youth report with possession of marijuana at 2:06 p.m. Jan. 24 after Dfc. J. Norton stopped the vehicle in which he was a passenger for speeding at 7th Street and Madison Avenue. The juvenile was released to a parent.
Drugs found in car
Deputy A. Mohler stopped a vehicle at 11:56 p.m. Jan. 25 on Steeple Chase Drive. The driver, Glen P. Baldwin, 30, of Prince Frederick, allegedly was in possession of drugs. He was arrested and charged with possession of marijuana less than 10 grams.
Glass door shattered
The rear door to a business on Skipjack Road was damaged between 6 p.m. Jan. 25 and 10 a.m. Jan. 26. The glass window on a door was shattered and someone unsuccessfully tried to reach inside and unlock the dead bolt lock. Nothing was taken and Dfc. P. Wood is investigating.