Five arrested on cocaine charges

March 05, 1996

County police arrested four Baltimore men and a 17-year-old girl Saturday and seized more than $800, in cash, two loaded handguns and crack cocaine from their car.

Alvin T. Bunn, 21, of the 900 block of Kevin Ave.; Cornelius L. Clark, 18, of the 2100 block of Leonard Ave.; Anthony M. Watson, 22, of the 2100 block of Mount Holly St.; and Shawn C. Winn, 24, of the 2100 block of Garrison Blvd. were charged with possession of crack cocaine and possession with intent to distribute crack cocaine. bail information not available. The girl was charged with the same counts as a juvenile and released in her parents' custody.

Police said they stopped the southbound black Acura Legend on Ritchie Highway at 13th Avenue in Brooklyn Park about 5: 45 p.m. because the driver and four passengers were acting moving suspiciously.

Officer Valerie D. Honablue searched the car and found a loaded .357-caliber Magnum Smith & Wesson handgun, a loaded 9mm handgun and 39 rocks of what tested positive for crack cocaine, police said.

Police said officers found 12 bags of what tested positive for marijuana on one of the men. And they discovered that the Smith & Wesson was among 44 guns stolen in Baltimore.

Police had no information on potential handgun or theft charges. Pub Date: 3/05/96

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