QA Press Release 5/17





If you have information on any of the cases below you are asked to contact the Sheriff’s Office at (410) 758-0770 or email at



DATE / TIME:     05/08/13 @ 1935 Hours

LOCATION:         2111 Main Street, Chester, MD.

VICTIM:              Margarita S. Brito-Cardenas of Chester

ARREST:              Diego Geovanne Ramon (33) of Chester

CHARGE:            Assault 2nd Degree


NARRATIVE:       Deputies responded to residence after two 911 calls were received and yelling could be heard in the background. On arrival they met with Diego Ramon who stated he and his girlfriend were arguing and that she had thrown a plate of food at him and then left. While speaking to Ramon, a female (Margarita Brito-Cardenas) returned and had visable injuries to her face (scratches on cheek, cuts on lip and nose). Thru translation advised she had fixed dinner for her and their two children and when Ramon arrived home, he was angry over his dinner not being ready and threw her plate of food. She ran to a bedroom and called 911. Allegedly Ramon came into the bedroom, hung the phone up and punched her in the face.


Diego Ramon was placed under arrest for domestic battery and processed at Sheriff’s Headquarters. A District Court Commissioner held Ramon on a $15,000 bond. ICE was also contacted and immigration charges are pending.


DEPUTY:             Deputy Steve Matthews

ASSIST:                Tpr. Diaz (MSP)

CASE:                  13-13555



DATE / TIME:     05/09/2013 @ 1230 Hours

LOCATION:         Maple Lane in Barclay

VICTIM:              Alice Tribett of Henderson

ARREST:              Male (17) of Barclay

Male (17) of Barclay

CHARGE:            MDOP


NARRATIVE:       Victim reported that upon evicting a family from a rental property, two juvenile males then began to break windows at the residence.  Damage was estimated at $50. Both juveniles were referred to Juvenile Justice and released to a parent.


DEPUTY:             Deputy Kevin Parks

CASE:                  13-13607



DATE / TIME:     05/09/2013 @ 1318 Hours (Reported)

LOCATION:         4H Park, Dulin Clark Road, Centreville

VICTIM:              QA Co. Parks & Rec / Dennis Starkey of Queen Anne


NARRATIVE:       Victim discovered the concession stand at the 4H park had been burglarized. The building, owned by QA was damaged. Contents of the concession stand, property of Dennis Starkey  were also taken including candy and several cases of Gatorade. Damages and loss was estimated at $600.


DEPUTY:             Deputy Chad Hartmetz

CASE:                  13-13612



DATE / TIME:     05/09/2013 @ 1909 Hours (Reported)

LOCATION:         Kent Road, Stevensville

VICTIM:              Wanda L. Grace of Stevensville


NARRATIVE:       Victim reported her rear license plate was discovered missing from her 2005 Ford. Tag number is M 492047


DEPUTY:             Sgt. Steve Stouffer

CASE:                  13-13645



DATE / TIME:     05/10/2013 @ 1428 Hours

LOCATION:         500 Block of Mason Branch Road, Queen Anne

VICTIM:              Michael Upham of Queen Anne


NARRATIVE:       Victim reported he had been away for a few weeks and upon returning home, discovered someone had broken in and damaged several walls and a wall lamp. Several plastic coin containers and a brown felt Resistol cowboy hat were found missing. Damages were estimated at $300 and items taken at under $200.


DEPUTY:             Dfc. Larry Steenken

CASE:                  13-13716


INCIDENT:          Recovered Property

DATE / TIME:     05/11/2013 @ 1414 Hours

LOCATION:         100 Block of Amanda Francis Lane, Stevensville

VICTIM:              Unknown


NARRATIVE:       Boys bicycle recovered at location. Citizen advised the bike had been there for about a week. To claim the bike, contact the QA Sheriff’s Office at (410) 758-0770


DEPUTY:             Dfc. Jason Rickard

CASE:                  13-13822





DATE / TIME:     05/15/2013 @ 0800 Hours (Reported)

LOCATION:         Sonny Schultz Blvd, Stevensville

VICTIM:              Eastern Shore Construction Company


NARRATIVE:       Foreman at the construction site advised the evening before there was a pallet of steel product used to secure concrete foundation. This morning when they arrived most of the steel was missing. The steel was valued at $300.


DEPUTY:             Dfc. Jason Rickard

CASE:                  13-14193