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Part 2: Worcester County's 10 Most Wanted Suspects

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Mark Mathewson Mark Mathewson
Clayton Moore Clayton Moore

WORCESTER CO., Md. - Crime never takes a holiday.  But the Worcester County State's Attorney's Office believes now is the perfect time to bring criminals to justice.  In a special 5 part series, WMDT is working with the State's Attorney to catch their 10 most wanted suspects.

In part 2 of this exclusive report Beau Oglesby, Worcester County's State's Attorney, says their "Home For The Holidays" campaign worked in the past, and it will work again.  "It is a prime opportunity to find individuals," explains Oglesby, "and place them under arrest if they have outstanding warrants."

In 2006, Oglesby says Wicomico County conducted a similar operation, staking out areas where criminals might be over the holidays visiting family or friends.  Although Worcester County may not have the funding for a full scale operation like that, they're hoping vigilant citizens can help spot suspects, leading to arrests.  "We have a lot of warrants," stresses Oglesby, "thousands of warrants that are outstanding for individuals who live outside the jurisdiction and by that I mean out of state. It's not reasonable for us to expect to go out and lay our hands on a lot of people who live out of state at this point - but we can certainly make an effort to find people who live in Worcester County or around Worcester County."

Like 47-year-old Mark Matthewson.

Last Seen in Frankford, Delaware

White, Male

DOB: March 12, 1964

Height: 6'3" Weight: 200

Offense Date: 10/20/2006

Convicted of:

¨ Theft Greater Than $500

Wanted for:

¨ Violation of Probation

¨ Failure to Appear

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And 29-year-old Clayton Moore.

Last Seen in Pocomoke, Maryland

Black, Male

DOB: September 28, 1982

Height: 5'6" Weight: 120

Offense Date: 3/21/2009

Convicted of:

¨ 2nd Degree Child Abuse

Wanted for:

¨ Violation of Probation

¨ Failure to Appear

If you happen to spot either of these two suspects call the Worcester County Sheriff's Office at 410-632-1112.

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