County police arrested a Severn man Monday on drug charges in the Orchards at Severn community after an officer stopped the car he was riding in for speeding and found what police said was crack cocaine.
Kevin T. Henson, 18, of the 1700 block of Circle Road was charged with possession and possession with intent to distribute crack cocaine.
The driver, Richard S. Dorsey, 44, of the 1400 block of Log Inn Road, Annapolis, was charged with speeding and driving with a suspended license.
Officer Thomas Kohlmann was on Pioneer Drive near Indian Drive about 11 p.m. when a car sped past him, police said. Kohlmann gave chase and pulled the car over in the 8300 block of Pioneer Drive.
Kohlmann arrested the driver after determining that his license was suspended, and he called a nearby K-9 unit to search the car. The dog indicated drugs were near the passenger seat, and the officers found one rock of suspected crack cocaine, police reported.
Police said they arrested Henson and found two small bags with 26 rocks of suspected crack cocaine when they searched him.
Pub Date: 7/16/97