Waldorf, MD – On Sept. 18 at 5:23 p.m., officers responded to the area of Route 228 near Mill Hill Road in Waldorf for the report of a carjacking.
Investigation showed the suspect, Dimitri Sharp, 25 of Temple Hills, assaulted his girlfriend and then carjacked her vehicle.
Officers spotted the car near Route 228 and Western Parkway and attempted to initiate a traffic stop, but Sharp fled striking a car. Sharp continued to flee and suddenly jumped out of the car and fled in a wooded area.
Officers A. Coulby and J. Bottorf, along with Ofc. B. Clark and his K9 partner tracked Sharp to the area of Lady Allison Court where Sharp was apprehended. No one was injured during the carjacking and subsequent crash. Sharp was charged with carjacking, unlawful taking of a motor vehicle, reckless endangerment and two counts of second-degree assault.
According to a court docket summary, Sharp is being held in lieu of $160,919 bond. A court date on the charges has not been set at this time.