QA Press Releases 6/20





INCIDENT:           Theft

DATE / TIME:      06/11/2012 @ 1805 Hours           

LOCATION:         K-Mart Parking Lot, 200 Kent Landing, Stevensville

VICTIM:               Margaret Ann G. Anderson of Chester      


NARRATIVE:        Victim reported parking her car in the K-Mart parking area and went into the store. When she returned a short time later she found her Garmin GPS, $20 and a bag of old prescription medication missing from the Toyota she was driving. No damage to the vehicle was found.  The loss was estimated at $170.


DEPUTY:              Dfc. Seth Ambrose

CASE:                    12-17075


INCIDENT:           Theft

DATE / TIME:      06/11/2012 @ 2236 Hours

LOCATION:         800 Main Street, Stevensville

VICTIM:               Ramshead Shorehouse




NARRATIVE:        Manager at the business reported two white males had ordered drinks and food totaling $86.10 and left without paying. One of the subjects was identified by member of the staff and investigating is open.


DEPUTY:              Deputy Steve Matthews

CASE:                    12-17098


INCIDENT:           MDOP

DATE / TIME:      06/12/2012 @ 0629 Hours

LOCATION:         300 River Road, Chestertown, MD

VICTIM:               Bruce Plummer of Chestertown


NARRATIVE:        Complainant reported finding the rear window of a Ford Escape broken out while parked on his property. The vehicle belonged to his girlfriend’s daughter and damage was estimated at $400.


DEPUTY:              Dfc. Seth Ambrose

CASE:                    12-17117


INCIDENT:           Theft

DATE / TIME:      06/12/2012 @ 1500 (Reported)

LOCATION:         112 Cee Jay Road, Chestertown

VICTIM:               Choptank Electric

ARREST:               Pending

CHARGE:              Tampering with Electric Meter, MDOP, Tampering with Electric Conductor


NARRATIVE:        Employee from Choptank Electric reported that on April 4th he disconnected the power to the address for non-payment and placed a lock on the power box. Today he responded to the address and found that power had been “rigged” to turn the power back on and plastic tabs to prevent electric flow had been removed. The approximate cost of electric usage and tampering was set at $368.00


The customer at 112 Cee Jay Road was identified as David Chadwick. On June 12th a Criminal Summons was issued and service is pending.


DEPUTY:              Dfc. Seth Ambrose

CASE:                    12-17157


INCIDENT:           Possession of CDS

DATE / TIME:      06/13/2012 @ 0930 Hours

LOCATION:         Cloverfields Beach, Stevensville


ARREST:               Pending

CHARGE:              Possession of CDS & Possession of CDS Paraphernalia


NARRATIVE:        It was reported that there were two subjects at the beach area using CDS in the Porta-Potty at the location. Deputy Neall responded and located the subjects, a 28 year old male from Queenstown and a 23 year old female from Henderson. When asked for ID, the female advised hers was in her purse. While retrieving the ID, a baggie with a syringe and a spoon with suspected heroin was spotted. A further search resulted in another syringe and spoon with residue being located on the male subject. Both subjects were released at the scene pending results of Lab results.


DEPUTY:              Deputy Chris Neall

ASSIST:                 Officer Weigman (MdTA)

CASE:                    12-17219


INCIDENT:           Driving without a License

DATE / TIME:      06/13/2012 @ 1239 Hours

LOCATION:         Merrick Corner Road @ Howard Wilson Road, Ingleside


ARREST:               Baudelia Lopez-Garcia (32) of Marydel

CHARGE:              Driving without proper License


NARRATIVE:        Deputy Elliott responded to the location for a single vehicle rollover with injuries. On arrival the five occupants of the 2003 Oldsmobile where outside the car and refusing medical attention. Investigation indicated that the driver, Baudelia Lopez-Garcia did not have a valid license, however the vehicle was legally tagged and had insurance. After charges, she was released on her own recognizance by a District Court Commissioner. The vehicle was towed from the scene.


DEPUTY:              Deputy Whitney Elliott

CASE:                    12-17232


INCIDENT:           Stolen Handgun

DATE / TIME:      06/13/2012 @ 1330 Hours

LOCATION:         300 Block of Lots Road, Stevensville

VICTIM:               Bruce Eisel of Stevensville


NARRATIVE:        Victim reported that when he went retrieve and item and moved his gun bag it felt light and discovered his Stainless Steel .357 Taurus revolver to be missing.  The last time the gun was seen was sometime last year. It’s value is $500.


DEPUTY:              Dfc. Jason Rickard

CASE:                    12-17236


INCIDENT:           Burglary / Theft

DATE / TIME:      06/13/2012 @ 1410 Hours (Reported)

LOCATION:         200 Block of Kirby Street, Chester

VICTIM:               Amelia Atkins of Chester


NARRATIVE:        Victim reported being away from home for several days, returning on the ninth. On today’s date she realized that someone had entered her garage and stolen a gas powered DeWalt generator, an electric Craftsman Hedge Trimmer, a 10 foot ladder and 10 red crab baskets. A riding mower in the garage was damaged after being hit, possibly by the suspect’s vehicle. The loss was estimated at just under $4000.


DEPUTY:              Dfc. Jason Rickard

CASE:                    12-17239


INCIDENT:           Medical Emergency

DATE / TIME:      06/13/2012 @ 2037 Hours

LOCATION:         Cloverfields Drive, Stevensville

VICTIM:               Female (55) of Stevensville


NARRATIVE:        Deputies responded to a report of a female attempting to walk into traffic. On arrival it was observed that a male subject was holding the female to the ground in the driveway. When attempting to calm the woman and transport her, she began to yell, striking the deputy twice and resisted being restrained. While being transported she began to kick the passenger side window and had to be further restrained. She was left in the care of Anne Arundel Medical Center for treatment.


DEPUTY:              Deputy Chris Ahearn

CASE:                    12-17265


INCIDENT:           Assault

DATE / TIME:      06/14/2012 @ 0208 Hours

LOCATION:         900 Block of May Lane, Stevensville

VICTIM:               Angela D. Santo of Stevensville


NARRATIVE:        Deputies responded to location for an assault in progress. On arrival the victim, Angela Santo reported being assaulted by her sister’s boyfriend during an argument between her sister and the boyfriend. On arrival the male suspect had left the area. Victim reported being shoved, minor laceration to the shoulder and striking her head. EMS responded and treated her at the residence. A search of the area failed to locate the suspect. The following evening the suspect was located at the May Lane address and no one there was interested in pressing charges. Case closed.


DEPUTY:              Deputy Charles Harris

ASSIST:                 Deputy Chris Ahearn

CASE:                    12-17282


INCIDENT:           Runaway

DATE / TIME:      06/14/2012 @ 0532 Hours

LOCATION:         Grasonville

VICTIM:               Female (14) from Grasonville


NARRATIVE:        Parent of the juvenile reported following an agument involving a cell phone, the girl had ran away during the night, sometime after midnight. Deputies completed a Missing Person Report and entered her into NCIC and gave area police a BOLO with the girls information. At 0730 hours the girl was located asleep in a nearby camper. She was returned to the parents and referred to Juvenile Services.


DEPUTY:              Deputy Charles Harris

ASSIST:                 A/Cpl. Larry Steenken

CASE:                    12-17285


INCIDENT:           MDOP

DATE / TIME:      06/14/2012 @ 1330 Hours (Reported)

LOCATION:         116 Gravel Run Road, Grasonville

VICTIM:               Chester Wye Center


NARRATIVE:        An employee at the Chester Wye Center reported finding one of their transport vans with a broken passenger window caused by someone throwing a piece of a concrete block. Damage was estimated at $200.


DEPUTY:              A/Cpl. Larry Steenken

CASE:                    12-17317


INCIDENT:           Theft

DATE / TIME:      06/14/2012 @ 1513

LOCATION:         1213 Shopping Center Drive, Stevensville

VICTIM:               Dollar General Store


NARRATIVE:        Manager reported that during the previous evening a male subject left the store with t-shirts valued at $20 without paying. The only description of the suspect was an African American Male who appeared to be “flamboyant”.


DEPUTY:              Dfc. Jason Rickard

CASE:                    12-17328


INCIDENT:           Theft

DATE / TIME:      06/14/2012 @ 2039 Hours

LOCATION:         100 Block of Baltimore Drive, Stevensville

VICTIM:               Russell R. Smith of Stevensville


NARRATIVE:        Victim reported the theft of front & rear tags from a 2010 Dodge Ram pickup truck parked in his driveway. No damage was reported to the truck.


DEPUTY:              Deputy Charles Harris

CASE:                    12-17354


INCIDENT:           DWI

DATE / TIME:      06/14/2012 @ 2332 Hours

LOCATION:         Cloverfields near Nichols Manor, Stevensville

ARREST:               Male (48) of Stevensville – Pending


NARRATIVE:        Deputy Harris was transporting a prisoner to headquarters and while stopped at May Lane & Nichols Manor intersection, was nearly struck by a Dodge pickup going at a high rate of speed. Deputy Harris activated his emergency equipment stopping the truck as it was now driving on the shoulder.  The driver exited the truck and attempted to walk but could only stagger. The male had a strong odor of alcohol and had soiled himself.  The driver was in a condition that Field Sobriety Tasks were not offered. When Deputy Harris attempted to take the man in custody he resisted and was taken to the ground. The man had incurred several small lacerations to his hands and was taken to Queen Anne’s Emergency Room for treatment of the cuts and due to his level of intoxication. Charges are pending Blood Chemical Test results.


DEPUTY:              Deputy Charles Harris

ASSIST:                 Tfc. Gabbert (MSP) and Officer Hugel (MdTA)

CASE:                    12-17366


INCIDENT:           Theft

DATE / TIME:      06/15/2012 @ 1043 Hours (Reported)

LOCATION:         4132 Main Street, Grasonville

VICTIM:               EMS Station


NARRATIVE:        Member of the EMS Station reported that a portable radio was missing from the station and that it was unknown when it was taken. On June 12th the emergency button had been activated and DES had since turned the radio off. The radio is a Motorola XTS 3000 Model II valued at $3500.


DEPUTY:              Dfc. Seth Ambrose

CASE:                    12-17396


INCIDENT:           Attempted Theft / MDOP

DATE / TIME:      06/15/2012 @ 1113 Hours

LOCATION:         1100 Butterworth Court, Stevensville

VICTIM:               Island Transmissions


NARRATIVE:        It was reported that a 1997 Chevrolet Cavalier had been broken into and the ignition “popped” in an attempt to steal it. A small rear window had also been broken. Security video shows a white male in a green shirt and white cap around the car on June 5th. A suspect vehicle driven by the man appears to be a white extended Dodge Ram Van. Investigation remains Open.


DEPUTY:              Dfc. Seth Ambrose

CASE:                    12-17398


INCIDENT:           Theft / MDOP

DATE / TIME:      06/15/2012 @ 1233 Hours (Reported)

LOCATION:         Corsica Neck Road, Centreville

VICTIM:               Pepco Holdings (Formerly Delmarva Power)


NARRATIVE:        Corporate Security reported that the ground wires on thirteen telephone poles had been cut and removed from Chesterfield Avenue to Earle Branch Road. Security was unable to advise of when the damage occurred. Missing was an approximate 85 feet of copper wire. No cost was provided of the damages.


DEPUTY:              Cpl. Shane Russell

CASE:                    12-17406


INCIDENT:           Burglary / Theft

DATE / TIME:      06/15/2012 @ 1716 Hours (Reported)

LOCATION:         200 Block of Tower Drive, Stevensville

VICTIM:               Edward Custer & Aubrey Custer of Stevensville


NARRATIVE:        Victim reported finding her front door unlocked on her arrival home. Further inspection she found another door forced open and the bedrooms ransacked. Victims reported to be missing numerous earrings, cash and coins and a black gym bag. The theft amount was estimated at $2500.


DEPUTY:              Dfc. Seth Ambrose

CASE:                    12-17437


INCIDENT:           Recovered Property

DATE / TIME:      06/16/2012 @ 0254 Hours

LOCATION:         Kimberly Way, Stevensville


NARRATIVE:        While responding to a loud party involving underage persons, Deputy Bassaro checked the area where several of the subjects were seen standing. In a mailbox she located a baggie with twenty-four Oxycodone pills and no one claimed ownership. The pills were seized and packaged to be destroyed.


DEPUTY:              Deputy Maria Bassaro

CASE:                    12-17488


INCIDENT:           Theft

DATE / TIME:      06/16/2012 @ 1349 Hours

LOCATION:         200 Kent Landing, Stevensville

VICTIM:               K-Mart

ARREST:               Patricia Ann Hudson (44) Hollywood, MD

CHARGE:              Theft


NARRATIVE:        K-Mart Security reported having a shoplifter in custody. Security reported that the suspect, Patricia Hudson was observed placing several items in a cart and completed the purchase of them. When stopped she was found to have 22 items, mostly greeting cards and cosmetics secreted on her person that were unpaid for. The unpaid items had a value of $135. Hudson was transported to Sheriff’s Headquarters for processing and charges.  


DEPUTY:              Dfc. Robert Boyles

ASSIST:                 Security @ K-Mart

CASE:                    12-17535


INCIDENT:           Motor Vehicle Collision

DATE / TIME:      06/16/2012 @ 1525 Hours

LOCATION:         Main Street @ Dundee Avenue, Chester


NARRATIVE: Dfc. Ambrose responded to an accident involving a Yamaha motorcycle and a Volkswagen passenger car. The driver of the motorcycle was identified as Maximo W. Jauregui (51) of Silver Spring who was flown to Shock Trauma. The Volkswagen was driven by Pooja Datta (22) of Queenstown who was not reported as injured. During the accident investigation a wooden “one hitter” device with suspected marijuana was seized from the motorcycle. Accident remains under investigation.


DEPUTY:              Dfc. Seth Ambrose

CASE:                    12-17555


INCIDENT:           MDOP

DATE / TIME:      06/17/2012 @ 1957 Hours (Reported)

LOCATION:         Monroe Court, Stevensville

VICTIM:               Frank W. Rainey of Stevensville


NARRATIVE:        Victim reported finding the windshield of his Chevrolet 3500 truck damaged in two locations with “spider” cracks. Damages were estimated at $500.


DEPUTY:              Dfc. Bassaro

ASSIST:                 Deputy Nate Burns

CASE:                    12-17567


INCIDENT:           Possession of CDS

DATE / TIME:      06/16/2012 @ 2119 Hours

LOCATION:         Dominion Road @ Newtown Road, Chester


ARREST:               Pending – Male (19) from Chester

CHARGE:              Possession of CDS (Marijuana)


NARRATIVE:        Deputy Matthews observed a gold Chrysler Van speeding on Dominion road and stopped the van near Newtown Road. The driver was issued a warning for speeding and consented to a search of the van resulting in the seizure of a “shaker box” with suspected marijuana. The front seat passenger claimed ownership and was released at the scene. On 6/19 a Criminal Summons for Jarek Armel Brock (19) of Chester was issued for Possession of Marijuana which is pending service.


DEPUTY:              Deputy Steve Matthews

CASE:                    12-17575