Attempted Theft Suspect Arrested
According to the warrant, on January 12th, a County Police Detective met with the victim who stated that his former employee Albert Smith had been stealing funds, approximately $2,400, from the restaurant where he worked. The victim confronted Smith and he reportedly confessed to the theft and promised to repay the stolen money. The victim has since been unable to contact Smith who failed to pay back the stolen money.
Upon receipt of the warrant, Sheriff’s Deputies investigation led them to an address in the 7700 block of Swan Terrace in Hyattsville, MD. Deputies on scene were allowed peaceful entry by a resident and located Smith who was taken into custody without incident and transported to the Department of Corrections.
Smith is also charged with Theft Scheme $1,000 to less than $10,000.
First Degree Assault Suspect Arrested
According to the warrant, on February 27, police responded to the 4300 block of Sheridan Street for an ongoing neighbor dispute. One officer knocked on the front door of the home while the other stood in the driveway. The officer in the driveway observed Hymes driving on Sheridan St. observed that Hymes had seen him. According to the warrant, Hymes pulled into the driveway and accelerated toward the officer who jumped over a curb to avoid being struck.
Upon receipt of the warrant, Sheriff’s Deputies investigation determined that Hymes was still residing in the 4300 block of Sheridan St. Deputies went to the location and Hymes allowed them peaceful entry. He was informed of the warrant, was taken into custody without incident and transported to the Department of Corrections.
Hymes is also charged with Second Degree Assault.
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