Teen captured in connection with Hickory Hills shooting and GMHS lockdown

Press Release, St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office

UPDATE 3:20 p.m.-: The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office has released that Mr. Miles has been apprehended outside of St. Mary’s County. 


The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office is currently seeking the whereabouts of Elijah Miguel Miles, age 17 of California.  Miles is wanted in connection to a shooting which occurred in the Hickory Hills neighborhood on December 4, 2018.  Miles was also reportedly seen in the area of Great Mills High School, which led to the school being placed on lockdown as a precaution to ensure safety to students and faculty of the school.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Elijah Miguel Miles is asked to contact the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office at (301) 475-8008.  Citizens may remain anonymous and contact Crime Solvers at (301) 475-3333, or text a tip to “TIP239” plus their message to CRIMES (274637).


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