37 arrested for drug possession at rock concert

July 11, 1999

Howard County police arrested 35 adults and two juveniles for drug possession at a Phish rock concert Friday night at the Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia.

More than 60 officers, assisted by Anne Arundel County police, patrolled the sold-out concert and Pavilion parking lot.

In addition to the drug arrests, 40 people were cited either for underage drinking or having open containers.

Ten adults were also cited for disorderly conduct, police said.

Pub Date: 7/11/99

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