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Thursday, May 26, 2016

Happy Red Nose Day! #PGSO

We Took a Red Nose Minute at ‎PGSO to help Red Nose Day USA charity fund for kids and other
organizations.
 

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Congratulations to Prince George's County Graduating Seniors!


Thanks to ALL county high school seniors who applied for the Melvin C. High Scholarship.
We wish we could support all of you in your new endeavors.
Congratulations and best wishes for an exciting new future of learning.
-Sheriff Melvin C. High  

Monday, May 16, 2016

Warrant/Fugitive Division Felony Arrest Report #PGSO

Upper Marlboro, MD…The Sheriff’s Office Warrant/Fugitive Division reported the following felony arrests:

Attempted First Degree Murder Suspect Arrested

Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Antonio Gaitan of Mount Rainer, MD, who was wanted on an arrest warrant for Attempted First Degree Murder obtained by Riverdale Park Police Department on April 09, 2016.

According to the warrant, on April 2, 2016, Gaitan allegedly approached an unknown male standing outside of a restaurant in the 5000 block Riverdale Road, MD. He is further alleged to have pulled out an edged weapon, with which he struck the victim in the neck. As the victim bled, Gaitan fled the scene. The warrant states that Gaitan and the victim did not know each other but a witness – the victim’s cousin – said that Gaitan kept staring at the victim while they were in the restaurant.

On May 11th, Sheriff Deputies located Gaitan at a residence in the 4000 block of 36th Street, Mount Rainer, MD, where they took him into custody without incident and transported him to the Department of Corrections in Upper Marlboro, Maryland.

Gaitan is also charged with Attempted Second Degree Murder, First and Second Degree Assault, and Dangerous Weapon with Intent to Injure.

Two Brothers Arrested For First Degree Assault

Sheriff’s deputies arrested Jeremy and Shawn Brosh of Berwyn Heights, MD, on an arrest warrant for First Degree Assault obtained by the Maryland-National Capital Park Police on April 20, 2016.

According to the warrant, in April 15, 2016, the Brosh brothers and another male were engaged in an argument that turned physical at a residential park located in the 7000 block of Sweetbriar Drive in College Park, MD. During the altercation, Shawn Brosh is alleged to have shoved the victim – who knew the brothers - to the ground as both brothers kicked, punched and stuck the victim in the head with a skate broad.

On May 4, deputies’ investigation determined that the brothers could be located in the 5000 block of Ruatan Street in Berwyn Heights, MD. Deputies, along with Berwyn Heights Police Department, went to the residence where they were located and taken into custody without incident. They were transported to the Department of Corrections in Hyattsville for processing.

Both are also charged with Second Degree Assault and Reckless Endangerment.

For more information contact the Communications and Public Affairs Division at 301-780-7354.

#PGSO proudly attends the First Annual Celebration of Heroes at the City of Praise Church in Landover Md

Career Day!!! Imagine Foundation at Leeland Public Charter School interacts with #PGSO K-9 Dog "Bishop".