Homicide Suspect From St. Mary’s County Arrested In Frederick

Police say he had powdered Ecstasy on his person when arrested.







Frederick, Md (KM) A suspect wanted for a homicide in Saint Mary’s County was arrested in Frederick. Leonard Charles Hall, 27, was taken into custody on Thursday. He’s wanted for a murder which occurred on June 14th in Great Mills, Maryland.

Frederick Police say on Wednesday, they were notified by Maryland State Police that Hall may be hiding in Frederick. Street Crimes Unit detectives conducted a surveillance for two days at possible locations where Hall could be hanging out. They observed him in the 1,000 block of Heather Ridge Drive on Thursday, and placed him under arrest.

Detectives from the Saint Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office responded and took Hall back to their jurisdiction to serve him with an arrest warrant.

Frederick Police say Hall had a quantity of powdered Ecstasy/MDMA on his person when he was arrested.   A local detective has applied for charges to be filed against Hall for drug possession when he was in Frederick.



By Kevin McManus