MSP Reports for St. Mary's Co. - Southern Maryland Headline News

MSP Reports for St. Mary's Co.


LEONARDTOWN, Md. (Aug. 18, 2014)—The Leonardtown Barrack of the Maryland State Police (MSP) today released the following incident and arrest reports.

DRUG ARREST: On Friday, August 15 at 10:53 am, Tpr. C. Ditoto initiated a traffic stop on a silver passenger car on Hermanville Road and Dixon Court for a minor traffic infraction. A probable cause search was conducted, resulting in the recovery of CDS. The driver, Devon William Jones, 20, of Lexington Park, was arrested and charged with CDS Possession - Marijuana. He was transported to the Maryland State Police Leonardtown Barrack for processing and later released. (14-MSP-026065)

DRUG ARREST: On Saturday, August 16 at 10:49 am, Tpr. J. Quase initiated a traffic stop on a grey passenger car on Great Mills Road and Kay Drive for a minor traffic infraction. The driver, Dimitri J. Sharp, 23, of Temple Hills, attempted to drop a small baggie containing CDS on the ground while speaking with Tpr. Quase. Mr. Sharp was arrested and charged with CDS Possess - Not Marijuana and transported to the St. Mary's County Detention Center. He was held pending a bond review with the District Court Commissioner. (14-MSP-026205)

MOTOR VEHICLE ACCIDENT: On August 16 at approximately 9:21 pm, Troopers from the Maryland State Police Leonardtown Barrack responded to the area of Rue Purchase Road, north of Dunleigh Drive for a reported motor vehicle collision involving a motorcycle. Preliminary investigation revealed a yellow and black 2003 Suzuki GSX-R 750 motorcycle, operated by Scott Lloyd-Owen, 25, of California, was traveling north on Rue Purchase Road. Lloyd-Owen failed to properly negotiate a turn in the roadway, and the motorcycle traveled off the roadway and struck a guardrail. Lloyd-Owen was ejected from the motorcycle. Lloyd-Owen was transported via Trooper 7 to Prince George's Shock Trauma Center with life threatening injuries. Alcohol appeared to be a contributing factor in the accident. TFC M. Pitcher is continuing the investigation of this accident. (14-MSP-026276)

COUNTERFEIT BILLS: On August 17 at 11:56 am, Tpr. D. Coppedge responded to the Family Dollar located in Lexington Park for the report of an attempt to pass a counterfeit one-hundred dollar bill. A detailed description of the suspect and vehicle was obtained and transmitted to Tpr. K. Morris, who was in the area. Tpr. Morris located the vehicle and conducted a traffic stop on Three Notch Road and Old St. Andrew's Church Road. The suspect, Eugene Calvin Davis, 44, of Hyattsville, was arrested and charged with Currency: Manufacture/ Counterfeit. A secondary search of Mr. Davis revealed he was carrying a total of eleven more counterfeit one-hundred dollar bills, all bearing the same serial number, in a hidden pocket of his wallet. Mr. Davis was transported and held at the St. Mary's County Detention Center pending a bond review with the District Court Commissioner. (14-MSP-026341)

Disclaimer: In the U.S.A., all persons accused of a crime by the State are presumed to be innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. See: http://somd.me/presumed-innocence. Additionally, all of the information provided above is solely from the perspective of the respective law enforcement agency and does not provide any direct input from the accused or persons otherwise mentioned. You can find additional information about the case by searching the Maryland Judiciary Case Search Database using the accused's name and date of birth. The database is online at http://somd.me/mdcasesearch . Persons named who have been found innocent or not guilty of all charges in the respective case, and/or have had the case ordered expunged by the court can have their name, age, and city redacted by following the process defined at http://somd.me/expungeme .

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