Southern Md Police Beat: bought any crab legs at a great price?
MECHANICSVILLE, MD. – Get a great deal on some frozen crab legs? The seafood stolen from a freezer at Thompson’s Seafood might have been offered to folks in the Mechanicsville area and now a reward of $1,000 is being offered to turn in the thieves to the police.
The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office is seeking information on a burglary that occurred between the timeframe of April 23, 2018, to April 24, 2018, at 8 a.m., when the burglary was discovered. Unknown suspect(s) forced entry into an outside freezer at Thompson’s Seafood, located on Three Notch Road (Rt. 235), in Mechanicsville, and stole over one hundred pounds of snow crab legs, and fish fillets. Pictured below are boxes utilized by Thompson’s Seafood; it is possible the stolen seafood could be in boxes similar to those in the picture.
Anyone with information about this burglary is asked to contact Corporal Shaun Carberry at (301) 475-4200 extension *8045, or by email at Shaun.Carberry@stmarysmd.com. 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.