22-year-old Waldorf man accused of possessing loaded handgun in vehicle

An Indian Head man was arrested Jan. 7 by deputy state fire marshals after allegedly “slicing the tires of a vehicle and then [attempting] to set fire to the car after he threw a Molotov cocktail at the vehicle,” a press release says.

A Charles County man who police said was caught switching bar code stickers on store merchandise at Walmart is facing felony theft charges after his arrest Dec. 10.

Two charged with prostitution in La Plata

The following briefs were compiled from Charles County Sheriff’s Office reports:

District man allegedly robbed, assaulted woman

Troopers have busy holiday weekend

A 22-year-old Waldorf man was sentenced to eight years of active incarceration on Monday afternoon, following his guilty plea earlier this month to first-degree assault after shooting several rounds at a Charlotte Hall residence, where nine people were inside.

Two arrested in traffic stop

Malfunction causes car fire in Waldorf

Police seek possible law enforcement impersonator

Waldorf man pleads to shooting roof, wall

A prosecutor from the office of Maryland’s attorney general is pursuing two cases for gun crimes in St. Mary’s County, and one California, Md., man’s case in Charles County, according to recently unveiled indictments filed last month.

The trial of a Waldorf man accused of killing one man and injuring a woman in a drunken car crash in July 2018 got underway Monday in Charles County Circuit Court.