Update: Both suspects have been positively identified. Thank you for your quick assistance.


CALIFORNIA, Md. – The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the identities of the persons pictured in a theft investigation. On Saturday, Oct. 30, 2021 at 3 pm, the suspects failed to scan all the items that they placed in their cart at the self-checkout register at the California Walmart store. The two suspects left the store before they could be identified.

Anyone with information about the identities of the suspects or this incident is asked to call Corporal Kenneth Flerlage at 301-475-4200, ext. 72237 or email kenneth.flerlage@stmarysmd.com. Case # 55402-21

Citizens may remain anonymous and contact the St. Mary’s County 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.