Suspect Arrested In Thefts From Vehicles

He was taken into custody last week without incident.


Frederick, Md (KM) A suspect has been arrested in connection with several thefts from vehicles in neighborhoods along Ballenger Creek Pike. The Sheriff’s Office says Andrae John Wilford.. 20,  of Frederick was taken into custody without incident during the early morning hours of Thursday, November 28th. Deputies say Wilford was observed breaking into a vehicle on Shawn Court in the Hannover neighborhood at that time.

Authorities say they received numerous reports of thefts from vehicles between November 22nd and the 27th in the neighborhoods of Ballenger Run, Farmbrook, Camden Clearbrook Apartments and Hannover. . They say they were able to identify WIlford as a suspect through citizen assistance, including video surveillance.

The investigation into these thefts is continuing, and anyone with additional information is asked to contact Detective McGuire at 301-600-3934.

Meanwhile, the Sheriff’s Office reminds residents to keep their vehicles locked while parked, and remove any valuables.

By Kevin McManus