QA Press Release 8/27





INCIDENT:           Possession of CDS

DATE / TIME:      08/16/2012 @ 1200 Hours

LOCATION:         Piney Creek / Main Street Chester


ARREST:               Jacob Wesley Millsap (22) of Stevensville

CHARGE:              Possession of CDS (Heroin)


NARRATIVE:        Suspect was observed in a dark gray Ford Focus parked in a parking lot in Chester purchasing suspected CDS.  The Focus left the lot and was stopped a short distance away from the site. Driver was identified as Jacob W. Millsap of Stevensville. A search of the car resulted in the seizure of a capsule of suspected Heroin. After processing he was later released on his personal recognizance by a District Court Commissioner.


DEPUTY:              Deputy Steve Matthews

ASSIST:                 Sgt. Morris “Sonny” Jones

CASE:                    12-23566


INCIDENT:           Possession of CDS (Heroin)

DATE / TIME:      08/17/2012 @ 1149 Hours

LOCATION:         RT 552 Dominion Road, Chester


ARREST:               Male (49) of Chester

                              Male (47) of Chester

CHARGE:              Possession of CDS (Heroin)


NARRATIVE:        Two white males were in a gray Volkswagen Jetta parked in a parking lot in the Chester area where suspected CDS transactions were taking place. A white male exited a wooded area and approached the car and a transaction occurred. The Volkswagen immediately left the parking lot and was stopped for a minor traffic violation. Both occupants were removed from the car after a rifle was spotted in the rear seat. Both men were found to have capsules of suspected heroin in their shirt pockets. A baggie with 7 Oxycodone pills was also seized from the driver. Both suspects were released


DEPUTY:              Dfc. Michael Jordan        

ASSIST:                 Sgt. Morris “Sonny” Jones

CASE:                    12-23659


INCIDENT:           Stolen Automobile

DATE / TIME:      08/17/2012 @ 1305 Hours

LOCATION:         RT 50 @ Outlet Drive, Queenstown, MD

VICTIM:               Enterprise Leasing Co. Philadelphia, PA

ARREST:               Edward Francis Dwyer (37) of Boothwyn, PA

CHARGE:              Theft / Possession of CDS / Driving while Suspended


NARRATIVE:        Maryland Transportation Authority Police at the Bay Bridge reported a possible stolen car going E/B on RT 50. The 2012 White Infiniti was  located and stopped near the Outlets in Queenstown by Deputy Armington. The driver was identified as Edward F. Dwyer of PA. The driver admitted to renting the car and never returning it. Records check indicated that he was also suspended in PA and was placed under arrest. A search of Dwyer resulted in the seizure of suspected marijuana, suspected cocaine and paraphernalia. Several other pieces of paraphernalia was also located in the car. The car, valued at $35,000 was impounded and Dwyer transported to the Sheriff’s Headquarters for processing. He was later released after posting a $3500 bail thru a bondsman.


DEPUTY:              Deputy Chase Armington

ASSIST:                 MSP

CASE:                    12-23665            


INCIDENT:           Assault

DATE / TIME:      08/17/2012 @ 2109 Hours

LOCATION:         Main Street (RT 18) and Shopping Center Drive in Stevensville

VICTIM:               Dfc. Jason Rickard           

ARREST:               William Gerald Schrider (49)

CHARGE:              Assault with Sharp Instrument / Failure to Obey Lawful Order / Disorderly Conduct


NARRATIVE:        Reports of a white male jumping in and out of traffic and yelling at motorists was received. Dfc. Rickard responded and located the subject. Rickard stopped and called for the man to come back to the patrol car but instead he began to walk away and gave a hand gesture. Rickard then pulled around the man and again exited his car and told the man to stop. The man began to slowly comply but then became enraged and pulled a knife from his pants pocket and began to approach the deputy. When he refused to drop the knife, Rickard used his electronic control device (Commonly referred to as a Taser) and the man dropped to the ground. An off-duty Federal Agent stopped and assisted in taking the man into custody. The suspect, identified as William Schrider stated he was upset with his ex-wife and began to drink, which caused him to become angry.


A District Court Commissioner placed Schrider on a $10,000 bond and he was held at the QA Detention Center.


DEPUTY:              Dfc. Jason Rickard

CASE:                    12-23704