LEONARDTOWN, Md. (Nov. 3, 2009) - The Leonardtown Barrack of the Maryland State Police (MSP) today released the following incident and arrest reports.
THEFT UNDER $1,000: On Thursday, October 29, 2009 at 5:30 pm, TFC E. M. Evans responded to the Lowes Home Center for the reported Theft under $1,000.00. Upon arrival, contact was made with the male complainant, 34, of Lusby who advised unknown suspect(s) stole the right front Yokahama tire and rim from his blue Chevrolet Malibu. The estimated loss is $250.00. The investigation continues.
POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA: On Friday, October 30, 2009 at 12:40 pm, Tpr. N. E. Gresko initiated a traffic stop on South Shangri La Drive at Great Mills Road in Lexington Park on a blue Chevrolet Lumina for an equipment violation. Upon contact with the vehicle occupants, an odor of burnt Marijuana was emitting from the vehicle. A male juvenile, 17, of Leonardtown was taken into custody for possession of Marijuana. Aurielle Nicole-Janeese Moten, 20, of Chaptico was taken into custody for possession of Schedule III narcotics; Oxycodone, Vicodin and Tylenol III. Two passengers were taken into custody for possession of a Controlled Dangerous Substance. The male juvenile was transported to the Leonardtown Barracks where he was processed and released to his mother pending further action by Juvenile Services. Ms. Moten was taken to the St. Mary's County Detention Center where she was held pending a bond review with the District Court Commissioner.
POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA: On Saturday, October 31 at 1:33 am, Tpr. E. J. Page initiated a traffic stop on Three Notch Road at FDR Blvd. in Lexington Park on beige Toyota Camry matching the description of a vehicle involved in a Hit and Run accident which occurred in Great Mills. The vehicle had extensive damage to the windshield and was missing the right side mirror. Contact was made with the male operator, 17, of Callaway and a routine MVA check revealed he was not licensed to drive. He was placed under arrest for Driving without a License. A search incident to arrest revealed the male juvenile was in possession of Marijuana. He was transported to the Leonardtown Barracks where he was processed. Deputy Rogers, the investigating officer for the Hit and Run Accident responded to the Leonardtown Barracks and issued the juvenile several traffic citations. He was than released to his mother pending further action by Juvenile Service.
PUBLIC INTOXICATION/DISORDERLY CONDUCT: On Sunday, November 1 at 1:18 am, Tpr. E. J. Page responded to the 30000 block of Three Notch Road in Charlotte Hall for the reported Check Welfare of a person lying on the ground in the rain. Upon arrival, contact was made with Dale Lee Buckler, Jr., 20, of Brandywine who was extremely intoxicated. Mechanicsville Volunteer Rescue Squad was dispatched and arrived at the scene. Mr. Buckler refused treatment and began yelling obscenities at everyone assisting. He was placed under arrest and Mr. Buckler continued yelling obscenities at the Rescue Squad personnel. As he was being transported to the St. Mary's County Detention Center he began kicking the dashboard of Tpr. Page's patrol vehicle. Tpr. Page stopped in Mechanicsville and transferred Mr. Buckler to a caged patrol vehicle to be transported. He was charged with public intoxication, disorderly conduct, failing to obey lawful order and disturbing the peace. He was held pending a bond review with the District Court Commissioner.
MALICIOUS DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY: On Sunday, November 1 at 11:55 am, Tpr. G. A. Thompson responded to the 44000 block of Hunting Meadows Court in Callaway for the Theft of an ATV. Upon arrival, contact was made with the male complainant, 20, of Callaway who advised his ATV was not in the bed of his truck. Tpr. Thompson checked the area of the wood line behind the truck and observed ATV tire tracks leading into the woods. The ATV was located approximately 35 yards in the woods. There was damage to the handlebars and the brake handle. Estimated damage to the ATV is $125.00. The investigation continues.
1ST DEGREE ASSAULT: On Sunday, November 1 at 1:56 pm, Tpr. G. A. Thompson responded to the K-Mart parking lot in California for the reported Disturbance. Upon arrival, contact was made with the female victim, 44, of California. She advised the suspect, Christopher Logan Firestien, 40, of California assaulted her by grabbing her by the throat and placing a sword up to her neck. The female victim was able to free herself and run from the residence. She drove to the K-Mart parking lot where she called and met with police. Tpr. Thompson and the victim responded to the residence in the 45000 block of Woodstown Way in California. Tpr. Thompson called for Mr. Firestien to exit the residence. Mr. Firestien was taken into custody and a strong odor of alcohol was emitting from his person and breath. He was charged with 1st Degree Assault and 2nd Degree Assault. He was transported to the St. Mary's County Detention Center where he was held pending a bond review with the District Court Commissioner.
WARRANT SERVICE: On Monday, November 2 at 4:10 pm, Walter Anthony Glista, 30, of La Plata was arrested by TFC R. B. Rezza on an Arrest Warrant (T3-14149) issued by the District Court in Leonardtown on October 10. The original charges are Burglary 4th Degree, Theft under $100.00, Malicious Destruction of Property and Trespass on Posted Property. Mr. Glista was transported to the St. Mary's County Detention Center where he was held pending a bond review with the District Court Commissioner.