At 10:47 p.m. Aug. 6, TFC Laney responded to the 18000 block of Three Notch Road in Lexington Park for a reported civil complaint.

Upon arrival a dark Honda Accord was exiting the driveway slowly.  Contact was made with the male complainant of Lexington Park.

While speaking with the complainant, two Hispanic males were observed exiting a Dodge Neon which was parked at the residence.

A foot chase ensued and Joseph Raul Gonzalez Villalta, 21 was apprehended in the woods.

Villalta was charged with theft over $500 and malicious destruction of property to a motor vehicle. He was incarcerated in the St. Mary’s County Detention Center pending a bond review. The investigation continues.