Joseph L. Herbert 

Leonardtown, MD— Deputy A. Manns responded to the 26000 block of Point Lookout Road in Leonardtown, to assist another deputy with a motor vehicle stop.

A routine check revealed the motor vehicle was not registered, and the tags were not returned to the Maryland Motor Vehicle Administration. The driver, Joseph Louis Herbert, age 50, of Mechanicsville requested the vehicle be towed, and a routine inventory search was completed.

During the search, a spoon containing suspected heroin, a bottle containing a suspected heroin rock, and a homemade smoking device were located.

Herbert was transported to the St. Mary’s County Detention Center where he was charged with CDS Possession: Not Marijuana and CDS Possession: Paraphernalia.