Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Warrant/Fugitive Division Felony Arrest Report #PGSO


    
Upper Marlboro, MD...The Sheriff's Office Warrant/Fugitive Division reported the following felony arrest.

 Burglary First Degree Suspect Arrested
 
Sheriff’s deputies arrested Daniel Weiner of Capitol Heights, MD, on an arrest warrant for First Degree Burglary that was obtained by the Prince George’s County Police Department on February 10, 2015.


According to the warrant, On June 26, 2010, a home was burglarized in the 5000 block of Rugged Lane in Capitol Heights, MD. During the burglary, Weiner cut himself while entering the home which left his DNA as evidence.  

On February 24, 2015, deputies’ investigation led them to the residence of a friend in search of Weiner. An occupant of the home allowed the deputies to enter the residence where they located Weiner hiding in the master bedroom. He was taken into custody without incident and transported to the Prince George’s County Department of Corrections.

Weiner is also charged with Third Degree Burglary, Theft less than $10,000 and Malicious Destruction of Property.

    Attempted First Degree Murder    
                     
Sheriff’s deputies arrested Kerrick Daniels of District Heights, MD, on an arrest warrant for Attempted First Degree Murder that was obtained by County Police on February 19, 2015.

According to the warrant, Daniels got into an argument with a friend over the purchase of cigarettes.  During the altercation, Daniels took out a pocket knife and stabbed the man in the chest. Deputies attempted multiple times to locate Daniels and left contact information. On March 1st, Daniels called the Sheriff’s Office and after speaking with deputies, turned himself in at the County Department of Corrections (DOC) for processing.

 Daniels is also charged with First and Second Degree Assault.



For more information contact the Communications and Public Affairs Division at 301-780-7354.

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Monday, March 2, 2015

Warrant/Fugitive Division Felony Arrest Report #PGSO

Upper Marlboro, MD…The Sheriff’s Office Warrant/Fugitive Division reported the following felony arrests.
                                                
Assault First Degree

Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Ana Guardado, of Laurel MD, who was wanted on an arrest warrant for Assault First Degree that was obtained by Greenbelt Police on November 12, 2014. According to the warrant, Guardado forced her way into her ex-husbands apartment, where she assaulted him. Deputies investigating the warrant determined that Guardado could be located in the 11000 block of South Laurel Drive, in Laurel, MD. The deputies went to the residence, arrested Guardado without incident and transported her to the Prince George’s County Department of Corrections (DOC) for processing.

Guardado is also charged with Assault Second Degree.
             
  Attempted First Degree Murder

Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Donte Watson, of Oxon Hill, MD, who was wanted on an arrest warrant for Assault First Degree that was obtained by County Police on January 28, 2015. According to the warrant, Watson engaged in a verbal altercation with his girlfriend.  At some point during the altercation, Watson put his vehicle in reverse and struck the woman and fled the scene. Deputies investigating Watson’s whereabouts made attempts to locate him at a residence in Clinton MD. On February 18, 2015, he turned himself in to the Prince George’s County Department of Corrections (DOC) for processing.

Watson is also being charged with Assault Second Degree


For more information contact the Communications and Public Affairs Division at 301-780-7354.
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Thursday, February 26, 2015

Warrant/Fugitive Division Felony Arrest Report #PGSO


Upper Marlboro, MD…The Sheriff’s Office Warrant/Fugitive Division reported the following felony arrests.

        First Degree Assault Suspect Arrested

Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Maurice Monroe of Southeast Washington D.C who was wanted on an arrest warrant for Assault-First Degree that was obtained by Prince George’s County Police on February 2nd, 2015.

According to the warrant, on December 13th, Monroe was in the 5300 block of Sheriff Road in Fairmont Heights, MD when he grabbed a victim from behind and threw her to the ground where she hit her head, rendering her unconscious. The warrant states that the victim was transported to an Intensive Care Unit (ICU) at a local hospital where she was diagnosed with serious injury to her skull and shoulder. On February 19th , members of the United States Marshals’ Fugitive Task Force to which a Sheriff’s deputy was assigned located Monroe in Washington D.C where he was taken into custody and transported to the Metropolitan Police Department (MPD) Fifth District Station for processing while awaiting extradition to Prince George’s County.

Monroe is also charged with Assault Second Degree and Reckless Endangerment.

1998 First Degree Assault Suspect Arrested

Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Manuel Garcia of Hyattsville, MD on an arrest warrant for Assault First Degree that was issued by Prince George’s County Police on November 9th, 1998. Deputies received updated information on Garcia, made contact with him and convinced him to meet and turn himself in at the Hyattsville Courthouse. Garcia was taken into custody without incident and transported to the Prince George’s County Department of Corrections (DOC) for processing.

Garcia is also charged with Assault Second Degree, Assault-Reckless Endangerment, and Resisting Arrest.



For more information contact the Communications and Public Affairs Division at 301-780-7354.

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Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Alert Sheriff Impersonator Phone Scam #PGSO

Upper Marlboro, MD…The Prince George’s County Office of the Sheriff’s Communications and Public Relations Division has received several calls from victims of a telephone scam called by someone claiming to be a representative of the Sheriff’s Office.

The scammer provides victims a fake phone number that appears to be from the Sheriff’s Office and urges victims to pay a fine in order to avoid arrest or legal action against them. The victims are told to go to a local convenience store to purchase a prepaid card in a specified amount.

Neither the Office of the Sheriff nor any other law enforcement agency makes phone calls for the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) or on behalf of the courts regarding jury duty.“On behalf of the Office of the Sheriff, we urge citizens who get these calls to not give the caller personal information or give them any money”, said Sharon Taylor the Director of Communications.  Please contact the Prince Georges County Police Criminal Investigations Division Financial Crimes unit at 301-772-4907 to file an incident report.

For more information contact the Communications and Public Affairs Division at 301-780-7354.

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Thursday, February 12, 2015

Suspect Arrested for Sex Offense #PGSO


Upper Marlboro, MD… The Prince George's County Office of the Sheriff’s Warrant/ Fugitive Division reported the arrest of Jose Moreno-Cuellar of Gaithersburg, MD on an arrest warrant for Sex Offense Third Degree that was obtained by Prince George’s County Police on November 5th, 2014.


According to the warrant, during the month of August at a location in Beltsville, MD, Moreno-Cuellar engaged in sexual contact with a victim without consent who identified Moreno-Cuellar through photographs.

On January 29th, the Deputies’ received a call from the Police Department with a possible lead on Moreno-Cuellar whereabouts. Warrant deputies, along with members of the United States Marshals’ Capitol Area Fugitive Task Force, went to the location and Moreno-Cuellar was taken into custody without incident and transported to the Prince George’s County Department of Corrections.

Moreno-Cuellar is also charged with Assault Second Degree and Sex Offense Fourth Degree Sexual Contact.

For more information contact the Communications and Public Affairs Division at 301-780-7354.
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Wednesday, February 11, 2015

MNADV Memorial Service Remembers the Lives Lost to Domestic Violence in Maryland

Upper Marlboro, MD... The Maryland Network Against Domestic Violence (MNADV) 27th Annual Memorial Ceremony to remember lives lost to domestic violence was attended by the Prince George's County Office of the Sheriff Domestic Violence Intervention Division (DVID) and our Special Victim Assistants (SVA) to remember those lost and to confirm that "Domestic Violence Has No Place in Our Community."

Photo Credit: MNADV