OWINGS, Md. – On Feb 22 at 4:04 a.m., Trooper First Class Kaitz stopped a vehicle on Route 4 near Lower Marlboro Road in Owings for traffic violations. 

A strong odor of raw marijuana was emitting from inside the vehicle.  A probable cause search revealed 865.2 grams of Marijuana and Tetrahydrocannboid wax (THC) and drug paraphernalia. 

Yolanda D. Ford, 28 of Washington, DC was arrested.  Ford initially gave a false name and investigation later revealed her true identity.  Ford was incarcerated in the Calvert County Detention Center.