Possession of Heroin:   On 5/15/17 at 2:27 pm, Trooper First Class Davis responded to a broadcast for a person having distress in the Bucket’s Liquor Store parking lot in Lusby.  Brandy M. Staples, 30, of Lusby, was located and was slurring her speech and her movements were delayed.  A plastic straw was observed on the center console.  A probable cause search revealed quantities of heroin.  Staples was arrested and incarcerated at the Calvert County Detention Center.

Possession of Heroin:   On 5/16/17 at 10:32 am, Trooper First Class Matthews conducted a traffic stop at Rt. 4 south of Rt. 231 in Prince Frederick for traffic violations. John F. Marshall, 34, of St. Leonard, was visibly showing several criminal indicators and a K-9 scan was requested.  The K-9 scan was positive and a search was conducted.  Heroin was located in the vehicle.  Marshall was arrested and incarcerated at the Calvert County Detention Center.

Theft from a Vehicle:   On 5/17/17 at 9:56 am, Sergeant Bennett received a report of a theft of a vehicle registration tag.  The complainant advised the tag was removed from the vehicle parked at the residence on Cassell Blvd. in Prince Frederick.  The tag, MD 9CV4939 has been entered into METERS/NCIC. 

Possession of Cocaine:   On 5/22/17 at 12:17 am, Trooper First Class Robinson responded to Project Echo in Prince Frederick for a trespassing complaint.  Cynthia M. Bobick, 37, of Bowie was located on the premises after being told to exit.  Although she had left for a short time, she returned and police arrested Bobick for trespassing.  While conducting a search incident to arrest, Bobick was found to be in possession of cocaine. She was incarcerated at the Calvert County Detention Center.

Concealed Weapon:   On 5/25/17 at 8:46 pm, Trooper First Class Matthews stopped a vehicle on Rt. 4 near Ball Rd. in St. Leonard for traffic violations.  The driver was issued a civil citation for marijuana under 10 grams.  A passenger, Solomon Hernandez, 22 of Lusby was found to be in possession of brass knuckles and was arrested. Hernandez was incarcerated at the Calvert County Detention Center.

Possession of Alprazolam:   On 5/26/17 at 1:34 pm, Corporal Wiesemann stopped a vehicle on HG Trueman Rd. near Dowell Rd. in Solomons for traffic violations.  Kim L. Dziergowski, 56, of Lusby demonstrated signs of impairment.  Because of medical reasons, Dziergowski was unable to perform a Field Sobriety Testing.  A consent to search and seize was signed and during the search, Alprazolam was located.  Ms. Dziergowski stated she did not have a prescription for this medication.  She was arrested and incarcerated at the Calvert County Detention Center.

Possession of Marijuana:   On 5/26/17 at 9:09 pm, Trooper First Class Matthews stopped a vehicle on Main St. in Prince Frederick for traffic violations.  The occupants of the vehicle all appeared to be very nervous.  A K-9 scan was requested and gave a positive alert.  James A. Richardson, 18 of Prince Frederick was found to be in possession of marijuana over 10 grams and was arrested.  He was incarcerated at the Calvert County Detention Center.

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Theft of Motor Vehicle:   On 5/28/17 at 1:25 pm, Trooper Backus received a complaint of a motor vehicle theft.  The victim reported the vehicle breaking down on the northbound side of Rt. 4 near Calvert Cliffs Parkway.  He advised he made arrangements to have the vehicle towed to a repair shop and the tow driver responded to the scene and the vehicle was no longer there.  The 2013 gray Dodge Dart has been entered into MILES/NCIC.  Investigation continues.
Possession of Marijuana over 10 grams and THC Wax:   On 5/29/17 at 3:09 pm, Trooper Jones stopped a vehicle on Rt. 4 near Lower Marlboro Rd. in Owings for traffic violations.  A strong odor of marijuana was emitting from inside the vehicle.  A search revealed 40.5 grams of marijuana and 3 grams of THC Wax.  Riyad N. Rickard, 19 of California and Julius R. Rosales, 20 of Great Mills were both arrested and incarcerated in the Calvert County Detention Center.