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July 31, 1995
A Jessup woman was charged with having $14,000 in cocaine and marijuana at her home Thursday, Howard County police said.Clarice Deanna Harver, 31, of the 8000 block of U.S. 1 was released on $5,000 bond late Thursday, a District Court commissioner said.Ms. Harver is charged with possession with intent to distribute cocaine and marijuana, possession of cocaine and marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of a sawed-off shotgun.Police said detectives serving a search and seizure warrant at Ms. Harver's house at 9:15 p.m. Thursday found 99.2 grams of cocaine, with a $10,000 street value, and 1.6 pounds of marijuana, with a $4,000 street value.
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January 20, 2008
Baltimore: Drug arrest Firefighter charged with possession A Baltimore City firefighter was arrested Friday and charged with dealing cocaine and marijuana, authorities said yesterday. Fatima Hawkins, 29, of the 1600 block of Calvert St. was charged with possessing cocaine and marijuana with the intention of selling the drugs, according to Chief Kevin Cartwright, a Fire Department spokesman, and court records. Hawkins, an apprentice firefighter-paramedic with the Engine Company 31 firehouse on Greenmount Avenue, will be suspended pending the outcome of an investigation, Cartwright said.
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BY A SUN STAFF WRITER | October 2, 1997
A man suspected of distributing cocaine and marijuana throughout much of the city from his East Baltimore home was arrested last night, police said.Officers who raided the man's home in the 100 block of S. Regester St. about 8: 10 p.m. seized $9,000 worth of suspected cocaine and marijuana worth at least $30,000, said Sgt. Richard Smith, head of the Southeastern District drug enforcement unit.He said the man was holding a loaded handgun when police entered the three-story rowhouse and was disarmed immediately.
NEWS
January 31, 2006
Man, 40, given 8 years for killing in church A Baltimore man who admitted fatally stabbing a man in the chest during an argument at a church dinner pleaded guilty yesterday to voluntary manslaughter. John William Smith, 40, of the 600 block of Stoddard Court was sentenced to eight years in prison after pleading guilty in Baltimore Circuit Court. Prosecutors said Smith stabbed Rodney Dickerson, 42, on June 18 at Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Church on Charles Street. The church, near the Washington Monument, has been providing weekend meals to the homeless and poor for more than 17 years.
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By Kris Antonelli and Kris Antonelli,SUN STAFF | June 6, 1999
Anne Arundel County police have charged three men with narcotics violations and seized $46,000 worth of cocaine and marijuana in a seven-month investigation into an alleged drug ring believed to move drugs into the county and Baltimore from New York City.Michael Johnson, 38, of the 1300 block of Greyswood Road in Odenton, was arrested Wednesday night when police searched his home and found money, about 4 ounces of crack cocaine and a stolen handgun, police said. He was charged with possession with intent to distribute cocaine and marijuana.
NEWS
September 26, 1990
A 62-year-old Glen Burnie woman was listed in serious but stable condition yesterday at Shock Trauma Center at University Hospital in Baltimore after being shot once in the chest during a domestic dispute.The woman's boyfriend, William Howard McLarin, 60, has been charged with assault with intent to murder.Police say McLarin and Marian Cecillia Johnson, who live in the 400 block of McLarin Drive, were arguing Monday night. During the argument, McLarin and Johnson both walked into a bedroom, where Johnson kept a .22-caliber handgun under a pillow, police say.Police say McLarin and Johnson went for the gun at the same time.
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By Matthew Dolan and Matthew Dolan,Sun reporter | September 24, 2005
A federal judge sentenced two Los Angeles men this week to decades in prison for importing a huge amount of cocaine and marijuana into the Baltimore region, federal prosecutors announced yesterday. U.S. District Judge William D. Quarles Jr. sentenced Jose Jesus Gutierrez, 31, yesterday to 40 years in prison for conspiracy to import and distribute cocaine and marijuana. On Thursday, the judge had sentenced co-defendant Laurencio Gonzalez, 36, to 45 years on the same charges. According to the U.S. attorney's office, trial testimony showed Gonzalez and Gutierrez distributed over 600 kilograms of cocaine to drug dealers in the Baltimore area in 2002 and 2003.
NEWS
July 18, 1995
County police arrested a Millersville man on drug charges Saturday morning after they found cocaine and marijuana in one of his shorts pockets, officials said.Northern District officers Mary Kohlepp and Todd Powell were operating a radar gun about 9:40 a.m. on Church Street near Wasena Avenue when a man allegedly sped by in a 1989 Plymouth Horizon. They stopped the car and arrested the driver after he failed a field sobriety test, police said.When officers searched the man they found a bag containing white powder and a green leafy substance, which later tested positive as cocaine and marijuana, police said.
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By TaNoah Morgan and TaNoah Morgan,SUN STAFF | February 26, 1997
After five days of testimony and 2 1/2 hours of deliberation, a jury found Jesus Ibarra Rodriguez, 38, of Brooklyn Park guilty of conspiracy to distribute cocaine and marijuana yesterday.Federal prosecutors had said that Rodriguez supplied John Baumgarten Sr. and his two sons, who were charged with heading a drug ring that smuggled 110 pounds of cocaine and an unknown amount of marijuana into Anne Arundel County over the last five years.Rodriguez pleaded guilty to the drug charges Feb. 10 but later changed his mind.
NEWS
December 15, 1995
Woman arrested at store on theft, drug chargesA Mayo woman was arrested on theft and drug charges Wednesday after she allegedly tried to steal power tools from a Kmart store, county police said.A security guard told police the woman entered the store, on Ritchie Highway at Jumpers Hole Road, shortly after 6 p.m., picked up two Black & Decker sanders and a grinder, took them to the customer service desk and demanded a refund, police said.When a clerk refused, the woman put the items in a bag and left the store, police said.
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By Matthew Dolan and Matthew Dolan,Sun reporter | September 24, 2005
A federal judge sentenced two Los Angeles men this week to decades in prison for importing a huge amount of cocaine and marijuana into the Baltimore region, federal prosecutors announced yesterday. U.S. District Judge William D. Quarles Jr. sentenced Jose Jesus Gutierrez, 31, yesterday to 40 years in prison for conspiracy to import and distribute cocaine and marijuana. On Thursday, the judge had sentenced co-defendant Laurencio Gonzalez, 36, to 45 years on the same charges. According to the U.S. attorney's office, trial testimony showed Gonzalez and Gutierrez distributed over 600 kilograms of cocaine to drug dealers in the Baltimore area in 2002 and 2003.
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By RICHARD IRWIN | August 19, 2005
Police Blotter is a sampling of crimes from police reports in Baltimore City and Baltimore County. Baltimore City Northern District Victim named: Tavon Antwan Granger, 20, of the 1000 block of N. Payson St. was named by police yesterday as the man shot about 1:35 a.m. Wednesday as he stood with several others near Pall Mall Road and Loyola Southway. Granger, shot multiple times, died a short time later at Sinai Hospital. Anyone with information was urged to call Metro Crime Stoppers toll free at 866-7LOCKUP.
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By Patrick Tyler and Patrick Tyler,SUN STAFF | June 16, 2004
More than 2 pounds of drugs were seized by police in Harford County during the arrests of four men that began last Thursday and ended Saturday, according to police. Jevon Hoke, 23, who lists multiple addresses, was arrested in his black Ford Explorer last Thursday after a joint surveillance effort by the Harford County Narcotics Task Force and the federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms, according to police. Aberdeen police made a traffic stop from which Hoke fled. He was arrested after a brief chase that ended at Swan Meadows trailer park in Aberdeen.
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BY A SUN STAFF WRITER | May 20, 2004
SALISBURY - Three prison inmates assigned to a weekend cleanup detail at the state police barracks here have been accused of stealing money, cocaine and marijuana from the property room. The charges have prompted officials to suspend the use of low-security prison laborers at barracks in the state until the incident has been investigated. Richard C. Harris, 45, of Haines, Fla., has been charged with 10 counts of conspiracy and burglary in what police say was the theft of $3,150, about 4 grams of cocaine and 1 1/2 pounds of marijuana.
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By Del Quentin Wilber and Del Quentin Wilber,SUN STAFF | August 17, 2001
Baltimore police are investigating whether a Howard County man may have smuggled into Maryland more than 50 pounds of marijuana that police think he was planning to sell in the city. James E. Brown, 32, of the 700 block of Gaither Road near Sykesville was charged Tuesday with possession with intent to distribute cocaine and marijuana, police said yesterday. Maj. Anthony G. Cannavale, head of the city's drug unit, said the investigation began Monday night when detectives were waiting for a possible sale of marijuana and cocaine in the 500 block of S. Broadway in Fells Point.
NEWS
January 20, 2008
Baltimore: Drug arrest Firefighter charged with possession A Baltimore City firefighter was arrested Friday and charged with dealing cocaine and marijuana, authorities said yesterday. Fatima Hawkins, 29, of the 1600 block of Calvert St. was charged with possessing cocaine and marijuana with the intention of selling the drugs, according to Chief Kevin Cartwright, a Fire Department spokesman, and court records. Hawkins, an apprentice firefighter-paramedic with the Engine Company 31 firehouse on Greenmount Avenue, will be suspended pending the outcome of an investigation, Cartwright said.
NEWS
By From Staff Reports | August 2, 1994
Three men and a woman were arrested and charged with drug offenses Friday night after county police acted on a tip and raided a Columbia townhouse. Drugs with a street value of $300 were seized, police said.Members of the department's Street Drug Section entered a house in the 5500 block of Cedar Lane about 10 p.m. and seized two partially smoked marijuana cigarettes and five pieces of crack cocaine from a toilet, police said.As the officers burst into the Harper's Choice townhouse, one of the occupants apparently tried to flush the crack cocaine, police said.
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