Identity Sought For Attempted Burglary Suspect At Murphy's Town And Country Market

AVENUE, Md. – The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the identity of the man pictured in an attempted burglary investigation. On Monday, May 8, 2023, St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to Murphy’s Town and Country Market in Avenue for an attempted burglary that occurred during the night. 

Just prior to the glass being broken on the front door of the business, the pictured male was seen walking around the rear of the building attempting to open doors. 

Anyone with information about the identity of the suspect or this incident is asked to contact Deputy Nicholas Hill at 301-475-4200, ext. 78078 or email Case # 24331-23 

Citizens may remain anonymous and contact Crime Solvers at 301-475-3333, or text a tip to “TIP239” plus their message to “CRIMES” (274637). Through the Crime Solvers Program tipsters are eligible for an award of up to $1,000 for information about a crime in St. Mary’s County that leads to an arrest or indictment. 

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  1. Why is it that none of these businesses have the sense to invest in HD surveillance cameras? At least they could get a vehicle tag number if nothing else.

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