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Detectives Arrest Man Connection with Oxon Hill Homicide: Prince George’s County Police

Michael Dequane Woodruff was arrested on October 3, 2021. He’s charged with the murder of 39-year-old Robert Hall of Washington, DC. On September 11, 2021, at approximately 2:10 am, officers responded to the 800 block of Maury Avenue for the report of a shooting. Officers located the victim outside suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. He was pronounced dead on the scene.

Man, 26, Identified as Victim in Fatal Glen Burnie Shooting

Authorities have identified the 26 year old man who was the victim of a fatal shooting in Glen Burnie. On Thursday, October 21, 2021, at approximately 9:55 p.m., Anne Arundel County Police Officers responded to the area of Beach Road and McGowan Avenue in for a reported shooting. Upon arrival, officers discovered an adult male, identified as Gene Fayga Martin, of Glen Burnie, suffering from an apparent gunshot wound(s).

Wanted Man Arrested in Glen Burnie, Charged with Drug Offense

A wanted man was located in Glen Burnie and now faces additional charges, after he was allegedly found in possession of drugs while being taken into custody. On October 21, 2021, at approximately 7:50 p.m., officers were checking on a business located in the 600 block of Crain Highway when they observed a subject known to have an outstanding arrest warrant.

Drug Seizure in Linthicum Yields Arrest of Men From Harwood, Annapolis

After drugs were seized outside a hotel in Linthicum, Anne Arundel County Police officers arrested two men, one from Harwood and the other from Annapolis. On October 19, 2021, at approximately 9:40 p.m., officers checked on a parked occupied vehicle at the Motel 6 located at 5179 Raynor Avenue in Linthicum. Upon speaking with the occupants, suspected CDS was seen in plain view.

Patrol Officers and K9 Team Apprehend Suspects and Recover Loaded Firearms: Charles County Sheriff's Office

On October 3, at 2:27 a.m., patrol officers were in the area of Leonardtown Road near Smallwood Drive when they heard what sounded like gunfire. As they went to investigate, the officers observed a car being driven at a high rate of speed leaving the area with no operable lights. The officers initiated a traffic stop and the driver subsequently pulled over in the parking lot of Smallwood Park and Ride. A passenger in the car jumped out of the vehicle with a rifle in his hand and fled into the woods. The driver remained in the car.

Police Confirm Severn Shooting Leaves Local Teen, 22 Year Old Woman Injured

Anne Arundel County Police confirmed that a double shooting in Severn left an area teen and a 22 year old woman wounded. On October 24, 2021, at approximately 10:30 p.m., officers responded to the area near a basketball court on Stillmeadows Drive for a shooting. Upon arrival, they located two adult female shooting victims. Both victims were transported to area hospitals. Victim 1, a 22 year old woman from Severn, is listed in serious/critical condition. Victim 2, a 19 year old woman from Severn, has non-life-threatening injuries.

Patrol officers arrest Waldorf man in stolen car and recover a loaded firearm: Charles County Sheriff's Office

On September 30 at 5:47 p.m., a patrol officer attempted to initiate a traffic stop in the area of Crain Highway at Billingsley Road on a car that had been reported stolen. The driver refused to pull over and instead accelerated and fled to the area of Smallwood Drive and Kipling Drive where he struck a tree. The driver and a passenger fled from the car and hid. A police K9 located the driver hiding in a bush near a townhome. He was safely taken into custody without further incident. The officer is working to identify the passenger, who has not yet been located. A loaded handgun was recovered from the vehicle. DeWayne Leon Braden, 22, of Waldorf, was charged with unlawful taking of a vehicle, possession of a loaded firearm inside a car, theft, and other related charges.

Arrest Made Following Shooting of Woman Inside Her Home in Odenton

An arrest has been made in connection with the non-fatal shooting of a woman sitting insider her home in Odenton. On October 15, 2021, at approximately 12:45 p.m., officers responded for several reports of gunshots fired in the 700 block of Hammond Branch Road in Odenton. Shortly after the initial calls were received, a 911 caller reported she was struck by a stray bullet while she was sitting in her apartment, also located on Hammond Branch Road.

Police Charge Suspect in Double Murder at Senior Living Community in the Town of Capitol Heights Prince George County

The Prince George’s County Police Department’s Homicide Unit charged the suspect who shot and killed two employees at the Gateway Village senior living community in the town of Capitol Heights on Friday. The suspect is 63-year-old Roy Batson of Capitol Heights. Batson lived at the complex. He is accused of fatally shooting 46-year-old Mackeda Evans of Temple Hills and 46-year-old Michelle Boateng of Capitol Heights. In addition to working at Gateway Village, Boateng also lived at the facility.