LEONARDTOWN, Md. (Feb. 20, 2009) - The St. Mary's County Bureau of Criminal Investigations (BCI) today released the following incident and arrest reports. BCI is an investigative team comprised of detectives from the St. Mary's County Sheriff's Office and the Maryland State Police, Leonardtown Barrack. The unit was established on July 1, 2003 and is based in Leonardtown, Maryland.
COCAINE DISTRIBUTION INDICTMENT: Several months ago Vice Narcotics detectives identified Marvin Leon Young, a/k/a Marvin Somerville, age 32, as a distributor of cocaine. Although there were various points of distribution, his drug dealing focused on the Callaway, Valley Lee, and Piney Point areas.
Detectives began making cocaine purchases from suspect Young. After a brief with the St. Mary's County State's Attorney, the case was presented to the grand jury. The Saint Mary's County Grand Jury handed down two indictments for various felony drug charges to include "Cocaine Distribution" and "Conspiring to Distribute Cocaine."
Suspect Young is currently being held without bond and will be attending a bond hearing shortly. Suspect Young has a long criminal history that includes currently being a "Registered Sexual Offender." Vice Narcotics detectives are working with BCI detectives to file additional charges on the suspect for sexual offender registration violations.
POSSESSION OF COCAINE, MARIJUANA: William Leon Wells, 54, of Lexington Park, was arrested after a search warrant on a Lexington Park residence revealed he was in possession of both cocaine (2 Counts) and marijuana. He is awaiting trial in the District Court.
FELONY MARIJUANA POSSESSION: Jeremy Kishan Bradshaw, Jr., age 19, was arrested on an outstanding Circuit Court Indictment for felony marijuana possession. He was indicted by Vice Narcotics detectives and charged with "Possession of Marijuana with the Indent to Distribute."