Man, 28, accused of drug possessionCounty police have...


September 02, 1992

Man, 28, accused of drug possession

County police have charged a Pasadena man with possession of cocaine after a patrol officer said he saw him drop a bag thought to contain drugs in front of a Glen Burnie bar.

At 10:30 p.m. Saturday, police received complaints that a man was selling drugs outside Dotson's Bar in the 7300 block of East Furnace Branch Road. When Officer Samuel Sweet arrived, he said he saw a man drop a brown paper bag onto the ground and walk inside the bar.

Inside the bag, Officer Sweet found suspected marijuana, cocaine and PCP, the police report said.

Kerwin Eugene Matthews, 28, of the 8100 block of Hazy Dawn Court, was charged with possession of marijuana, PCP and possession of cocaine with the intent to distribute.

Police seek gunman who stole a car

County police were still looking yesterday for the man who stole a Glen Burnie man's car from the parking lot of Marley Station Mall Monday evening.

Investigators said Eugen V. Nelson, of the 1600 block of Manning Road, was getting into his silver 1987 Nissan 300ZX at 8 p.m. when a gunman demanded his car keys. Mr. Nelson, 42, gave him the keys, and the gunman drove away.

A red Volvo that was parked next to Mr. Nelson left the parking lot at the same time and followed the gunman out of the parking lot, police said.

Investigators said they did not know if the driver of the Volvo was an accomplice.

Glen Burnie woman reports lewd exposure

A 20-year-old Glen Burnie woman told police a man exposed himself to her Sunday in the Old Mill Southgate Park.

According to the police report, Lori Purdham, of the 8200 block of Cramer Court, was on the swing set at the park on Oakwood Road at 7:20 p.m. when a man pulled his shorts down in front of her.

She said he was wearing blue shorts.

The following break-ins have been reported to county police:

Brooklyn Park:

* 300 block of Orchard Avenue: Aug. 29, entry gained through the door. Lawn mower taken. Total loss: Unknown.

Glen Burnie:

* 100 block of Marie Avenue: Aug. 28, entry gained through the window. Vacuum cleaner and other property taken. Total loss: $264.


* 400 block of Linda Avenue; Aug. 29, entry gained through the door. Jewelry and other property taken. Total loss: $2,770.

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