Man Cuffed After Reported Assault At Lexington Park Home

A man is under arrest after a report of an assault at a home early Monday. At about 4:30am, deputies from the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office responded to the 2500 block of Chestnut Way in Lexington Park, for the
reported assault and report of a possible shooting. Numerous attempts were made to
contact the residents inside the home with negative results. Deputies established a
perimeter and members of the Sheriff’s Office Emergency Services Team made entry
into the residence.
Investigation determined Justin Lane Johnson, age 32 of Lexington Park, had assaulted
the victim, causing injury to the victim. No firearms were involved in the incident and no
shooting occurred. Johnson was placed under arrest and charged with Assault Second
Degree.