LEONARDTOWN, Md. (March 1, 2016)—The St. Mary's County Sheriff's Office today released the following incident and arrest reports.
02-02-2016 POSSESSION: Deputy First Class Schultz responded to the 12000 block of Clarkes Landing Road in Hollywood referencing a vehicle blocking a driveway. Upon arrival, Deputy Schultz observed the operator of the vehicle slumped over the steering wheel. Deputy Schultz opened the driver's side door and observed suspected heroin on the floor board. A probable cause search revealed a hypodermic needle, a lunch box containing prescription medications, and suboxone strips. David Thomas Dillow was placed under arrest and transported to the St. Mary's County Detention Center. He was charged with Four Counts of CDS Possession: Not Marijuana and Two Counts of Paraphernalia.
02-17-2016 ASSAULT: Deputy J. Bare responded to the 25000 block of Maddox Road (Chaptico Market) in Chaptico for a disturbance. The victim alleged the suspect, Amy Marie Copsey, age 33, of Mechanicsville, attempted to steal items by hiding them in her purse. When approached about the theft, Copsey became furious. The victim alleges Copsey pushed and punched the victim several times and then fled from the area. Copsey was located at her residence and placed under arrest. She was transported to the St. Mary's County Detention Center and charged with Theft Under $100 and Second Degree Assault. CASE# 8529-16.
02-17-2016 POSSESSION: Deputy J. Bare responded to the St. Mary's County Detention Center for the report of possession of contraband. Corrections Officers found suspected tobacco wrapped in toilet paper underneath a door during an unscheduled search. The suspect, Javon Lyzel Dickens, age 24, of Piney Point, was observed attempting to conceal the suspected tobacco with his foot. Dickens was charged with Possession of Contraband in a Place of Confinement. CASE# 8551-16.
02-19-2016 THEFT: Corporal E. O'Connor responded to Wildewood Pastry Shop in California for the report of theft. The suspect, Dajia Renee Alston, age 19, of Edgewood, was observed concealing merchandise and leaving the store without paying. Alston was located walking behind Cheeseburger and Paradise and placed under arrest. She was transported to the St. Mary's County Detention Center and charged with Theft Under $100. CASE# 8922-16.
02-20-2016 ASSAULT: Corporal D. Snyder responded to the 22000 block of Upland Drive in Bushwood for the report of an assault. The victim alleged the suspect, Kevin Fitzgerald Brown, age 44, of Bushwood, entered the victim's residence against an active protective order. The victim alleges Brown pushed the victim against a wall during an argument. Brown was placed under arrest and transported to the St. Mary's County Detention Center. He was charged with Second Degree Assault and Violation of a Protective Order. CASE# 9222-16.
02-21-2016 TRESPASSING: The suspect, Tremaine Javon Berry, age 26, was observed leaving ABC Liquors in California by Corporal D. Corcoran. Cpl. Corcoran made a vehicle stop and confirmed Berry was previously served a notice not to trespass the establishment. He was placed under arrest and transported to the St. Mary's County Detention Center. He was charged with Trespassing. CASE# 9239-16.
02-23-2016 ASSAULT: Deputy G. Mushchette responded to the 21000 block of Liberty Street in Lexington Park for the report of a domestic assault. The victim alleged the suspect, Jamesia Yvette Dennis, age 21, of Lexington Park, punched the victim in the face several times with a closed fist. Dennis was placed under arrest and transported to the St. Mary's County Detention Center. She was charged with Second Degree Assault. CASE# 9783-16.
VANDALISM: During the overnight hours, unknown suspect(s) damaged a mailbox and fence at two residences on Bishop Road in Loveville. CASE# 10279-16, 10283-16.
THEFT: On 2/22/2016, unknown suspect(s) removed property from a wooded area on the 21000 block of Olen Mattingly Road in Avenue. CASE# 10312-16.
VANDALISM: Unknown suspect(s) damaged property at the Car Wash on Callaway Village Way in Callaway. CASE# 10281-16.
BREAKING AND ENTERING TO A MOTOR VEHICLE: Sometime during the overnight hours, unknown suspect(s) entered multiple vehicles on the 39000 block of Hiawatha Circle in Mechanicsville. CASE# 10290-16.
BREAKING AND ENTERING TO A MOTOR VEHICLE: Between 2/22/2016 and 2/25/2016, unknown suspect(s) entered a motor vehicle and stole property on the 21000 block of Joe Baker Court in Lexington Park. CASE# 10300-16.
BREAKING AND ENTERING TO A MOTOR VEHICLE: During the overnight hours of 2/27 and 2/28, unknown suspect(s) entered a motor vehicle and stole property on the 21000 block of Liberty Street in Lexington Park. CASE# 10787-16.
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://so.md/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://so.md/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://so.md/expungeme.