Mother of the Year? Toddler on the lam; mom sent to slammer

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LEXINGTON PARK — Police report that on October 2, 2013, Deputy Artina Manns of the Patrol Division responded to the area of Hawkbit Court in Lexington Park where the complainant had found a three (3) year old child outside walking alone. The complainant called police and looked after the child until police arrived. Deputy Manns immediately recognized the child from a previous incident in which the child was found outside unattended.
Deputy Manns contacted the mother of the child, identified as Shanise Amber Lee Dotson, 25, of Lexington Park at her residence. The child had been gone for over an hour. Dotson was placed under arrest and transported to the St. Mary’s County Detention Center by Deputy Manns. She was charged with Neglect of a Minor.

Cash register not needed for alleged grifter

CALIFORNIA – Free phones from Obama, free housing from the taxpayers, free Obamacare courtesy of everyone else…how come Walmart ain’t free?
Police report that on October 2, 2013, Walmart loss prevention associate watched a female subject, later identified as Crystal Dawn Balch, 28, of California, Maryland select items of merchandise from a shelf and place them into an empty Walmart bag.
Balch then approached the customer service counter, claimed to have previously purchased the items in the bag, and returned them. Balch received a gift card. She was placed under arrest and transported to the St. Mary’s County Detention Center by Deputy Anthony Cole. She was charged with Theft: Less Than $100.00.

Warrant Services

10-01-13 Deborah Ann Barnaby, 48, of Ridge, Maryland – Bench Warrant for failure to appear in court by Corporal Daniel Snyder
10-1-13 Monica Louise Hemsley, 46, of Great Mills, Maryland – Bench Warrant for failure to appear in court by Corporal Corcoran

10-02-13 James Phillip Jenkins, 31, of Lexington Park, Maryland – Bench Warrant for failure to appear by Deputy Wood

10-02-13 Gerald Anthony Knott, 41, of Lexington Park, Maryland – Bench Warrant for failure to appear in Circuit Court by Deputy Flerlage

Criminal Summons Services

10-02-13 James Irvin Harring, 52, of Leonardtown, Maryland – 2nd Degree Assault by Deputy Cole

10-01-13 Tyler Joseph Cricchi, 19, of Bushwood, Maryalnd – Possession Controlled Dangerous Substance – Marijuana by Deputy Meyer

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