Prince George’s County Police officers arrested a suspect linked to at least 18 thefts from autos in a 24-hour period. The suspect is 34-year-old Terry Johnson of no fixed address. He is charged with multiple thefts, property damage and other related charges.
On July 11th, at approximately 4:30 am, a citizen called 911 to report a theft from a vehicle on Berrywood Lane. Prince George’s County patrol officers quickly responded to the scene. While canvassing the neighborhood, the officers spotted a man who matched the description of the suspect wanted for a series of recent car break-ins in that area. Johnson was apprehended after a brief foot chase. He had property from several theft victims in his pockets.
Johnson is in the custody of the Department of Corrections on a no-bond status.
If anyone has information relevant to this investigation, they are asked to please call our detectives at 301-390-2100.Callers wishing to remain anonymous may call Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477), or go online at www.pgcrimesolvers.com, or use the “P3 Tips” mobile app (search “P3 Tips” in the Apple Store or Google Play to download the app onto your mobile device.) Please refer to case 19-0040460.