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By FROM STAFF REPORTS | February 3, 1998
A Glen Burnie man was stopped for not wearing his seat belt while leaving Freetown Village Friday, then was arrested on drug charges after police searched his car.Joseph E. Neuman, 32, of the 7700 block of West Drive was charged with possession of crack cocaine. Police also seized his car, a 1995 Nissan.Police stopped the car just after 9 p.m. The driver gave police permission to search his car, and an officer found a small rock of crack cocaine worth about $20, police said.Pub Date: 2/03/98
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By Ellie Baublitz and Ellie Baublitz,SUN STAFF | November 22, 2001
Nine men and women have been arrested on drug charges after a four-week investigation into narcotics activity near Pennsylvania Avenue and West Main Street in Westminster. During Operation WISHBONE, undercover officers made 17 purchases of drugs, including crack cocaine and marijuana, valued at $1,200, Carroll County authorities said during a news conference yesterday morning. Police seized 18.5 grams of crack cocaine, 16.3 grams of marijuana and $177 cash. "The message is out that you don't deal drugs where you're not welcome," said Lt. Terry Katz, commander of the Westminster barracks.
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August 23, 1996
Police arrested an Annapolis man yesterday on charges that he sold crack cocaine to an undercover police officer.Paul Arthur Scott, 40, of the 1400 block of Solomon's Island Road was charged with possession of crack cocaine, possession with intent to distribute and possession of crack cocaine with intent to distribute in a school zone.Members of the Northern District Tactical Patrol were working a sting operation in the 7800 block of Shirley Murphy Court after neighbors complained that drug dealers were working there.
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By Richard Irwin | November 21, 2000
Police Blotter is a sampling of crimes from police reports in Baltimore City and Baltimore County. Baltimore City Southeastern District Drug arrests: Drug enforcement unit police served a search-and-seizure warrant at a house in the 200 block of S. Chapel St. and arrested two men and a woman on drug charges. Officers seized a marijuana cigarette and a smoking device containing cocaine residue. Drug arrest: Terry Marks, 33, was arrested Saturday and charged with possession of marijuana and cocaine after police served a search-and-seizure warrant at his home in the 600 block of N. Curley St. Officers seized a plastic bag containing marijuana and another containing suspected cocaine residue, a loaded .38-caliber handgun and more than $2,300.
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BY A SUN STAFF WRITER | May 6, 1998
Howard County narcotics detectives arrested two men in connection with a crack cocaine purchase at Harper's Choice Village Center on Monday afternoon, police said.About 1: 30 p.m., police saw one man sell drugs to another and arrested the pair, said Sgt. Morris Carroll, spokesman for the county police.Investigators were staking out the area, acting on a tip from Officer Mark Richmond, the department's high school liaison, Carroll said."It's part of our targeted effort to rid that area of street-level drug dealing," he said.
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By Amy L. Miller and Amy L. Miller,SUN STAFF | November 17, 1995
Two Westminster men and a 17-year-old boy were arrested on charges of possession of crack cocaine and other drug offenses late Wednesday after an officer saw one of them purchase a brand of cigars police say are often used to smoke drugs.According to court records, Westminster Police Sgt. Andrew L. McKendrick saw a man buy a package of Blunt cigars at the Westminster 7-Eleven about 10 p.m. Wednesday.In his report, Sergeant McKendrick said that because the cigars are often used to smoke marijuana and crack cocaine, he tried to follow the vehicle the man and his companion were riding in. Another officer found the vehicle at the High's store on Green Street.
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March 24, 1997
Five Carroll County residents were arrested on drug charges late Thursday in two incidents in Westminster, police said.Officers investigating a tip about drug activity raided a room at a Westminster motel on Route 140 about 9: 30 p.m. They seized crack cocaine and paraphernalia, police said.Jeffrey B. Blue, 35, of the 200 block of Stoner Ave., Westminster, was arrested on charges of possession of crack cocaine and paraphernalia. He was released on a $5,000 unsecured bond.Shortly after the raid, officers stopped a vehicle under surveillance on West Main Street.
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August 26, 1998
Three men were arrested Monday on cocaine charges stemming from a two-month undercover investigation into alleged drug activity in Westminster, police said yesterday.Since Friday, 14 people have been arrested on similar charges.The latest to be arrested were identified as:John W. Smallwood, 56, of the 1000 block of Sharon Lane in Westminster. He was charged with possession of crack cocaine and released on personal recognizance.Reginald I. Brown Jr., 23, of the 5400 block of Narcissus Ave. in Baltimore.
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July 30, 2000
A Baltimore man was arrested Thursday and charged with selling crack cocaine in Union Bridge, according to court records. Kai Tyron Evans, 18, of the 5000 block of Denview Drive was arrested by members of the Carroll County Drug Task Force and charged with 12 counts, including distribution of crack cocaine and possession of crack with intent to distribute. He is accused of selling more than $200 of crack cocaine on four occasions in late June and July. He was being held at the Carroll County Detention Center in lieu of $50,000 bail.
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August 22, 1995
A Glen Burnie man was arrested on drug charges Saturday evening, police said.An officer on patrol saw three men involved in a suspected drug buy in the 7800 block of Shirley Murphy Court, police said. When the officer approached, two of the men ran away. The officer stopped the third man, who gave permission to be searched, police said. The officer found a small plastic bag of what appeared to be crack cocaine, police said.Carl Reginald Smith, 31, of the 100 block of Faywood Court, was arrested at 10:48 p.m. and charged with possession of crack cocaine and drug paraphernalia.
NEWS
July 30, 2000
A Baltimore man was arrested Thursday and charged with selling crack cocaine in Union Bridge, according to court records. Kai Tyron Evans, 18, of the 5000 block of Denview Drive was arrested by members of the Carroll County Drug Task Force and charged with 12 counts, including distribution of crack cocaine and possession of crack with intent to distribute. He is accused of selling more than $200 of crack cocaine on four occasions in late June and July. He was being held at the Carroll County Detention Center in lieu of $50,000 bail.
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By Mike Farabaugh and Mike Farabaugh,SUN STAFF | December 7, 1999
A District Court judge denied bail yesterday to Anthony S. Taylor, a 20-year-old Baltimore man accused of trying to murder two men and robbing 11 people at a Westminster house Saturday night.Judge JoAnn Ellinghaus-Jones also doubled the $50,000 bail set for a 50-year-old Westminster man who lives at the scene of the incident in the 3900 block of Salem Bottom Road. Joseph D. Makowski was charged with maintaining a common nuisance, possession with intent to distribute crack cocaine and possession of crack cocaine.
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BY A SUN STAFF WRITER | May 5, 1999
Two Westminster men, who were arrested late Monday after allegedly trying to obtain the title for a stolen car, were taken to the state police barracks in Westminster, where troopers reported finding 2.5 ounces of suspected crack cocaine in one man's jacket pocket, court records show.Vincent M. Barber, 20, and Marvin Powell, 34, live at different addresses in the first block of E. Main St. Both men were charged with possession of crack cocaine, possession with intent to distribute crack cocaine, theft over $300, theft under $300 and related conspiracy counts.
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November 13, 1998
Howard County police have arrested two Columbia men accused of selling $100 worth of crack cocaine to undercover detectives on an Ellicott City parking lot, police said yesterday.About 6 p.m. Wednesday, police set up a drug purchase with the suspects near the Allview Liquors in the 9400 block of Old Annapolis Road, said Detective Mark Verderaime of the vice and narcotics section.The alleged dealers drove up to Allview Liquors, Verderaime said, and one of them sold drugs to undercover detectives waiting in an unmarked police car.Terence Dwight Butler, 23, and Nathanial Byrd, 34, of the 9400 block of Columbia Road are charged with conspiracy to distribute crack cocaine, distribution of crack cocaine, possession with intent to distribute crack cocaine and possession of crack cocaine, police said.
NEWS
August 26, 1998
Three men were arrested Monday on cocaine charges stemming from a two-month undercover investigation into alleged drug activity in Westminster, police said yesterday.Since Friday, 14 people have been arrested on similar charges.The latest to be arrested were identified as:John W. Smallwood, 56, of the 1000 block of Sharon Lane in Westminster. He was charged with possession of crack cocaine and released on personal recognizance.Reginald I. Brown Jr., 23, of the 5400 block of Narcissus Ave. in Baltimore.
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BY A SUN STAFF WRITER | May 6, 1998
Howard County narcotics detectives arrested two men in connection with a crack cocaine purchase at Harper's Choice Village Center on Monday afternoon, police said.About 1: 30 p.m., police saw one man sell drugs to another and arrested the pair, said Sgt. Morris Carroll, spokesman for the county police.Investigators were staking out the area, acting on a tip from Officer Mark Richmond, the department's high school liaison, Carroll said."It's part of our targeted effort to rid that area of street-level drug dealing," he said.
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By Ellie Baublitz and Ellie Baublitz,SUN STAFF | November 22, 2001
Nine men and women have been arrested on drug charges after a four-week investigation into narcotics activity near Pennsylvania Avenue and West Main Street in Westminster. During Operation WISHBONE, undercover officers made 17 purchases of drugs, including crack cocaine and marijuana, valued at $1,200, Carroll County authorities said during a news conference yesterday morning. Police seized 18.5 grams of crack cocaine, 16.3 grams of marijuana and $177 cash. "The message is out that you don't deal drugs where you're not welcome," said Lt. Terry Katz, commander of the Westminster barracks.
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By FROM STAFF REPORTS | February 3, 1998
A Glen Burnie man was stopped for not wearing his seat belt while leaving Freetown Village Friday, then was arrested on drug charges after police searched his car.Joseph E. Neuman, 32, of the 7700 block of West Drive was charged with possession of crack cocaine. Police also seized his car, a 1995 Nissan.Police stopped the car just after 9 p.m. The driver gave police permission to search his car, and an officer found a small rock of crack cocaine worth about $20, police said.Pub Date: 2/03/98
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By TaNoah Morgan and TaNoah Morgan,SUN STAFF | November 23, 1997
A 59-year-old Pasadena man was hospitalized for burns and smoke inhalation after county firefighters rescued him early Friday from his burning apartment, authorities reported.Larry F. Custer of the 8200 block of Fort Smallwood Road was in critical condition at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center.Battalion Chief John Scholz, a county fire department spokesman, said firefighters went to the second-floor apartment about 12: 30 a.m. and found smoke filling the hallway. Firefighters broke down the door and fought the flames before getting to Custer, who was trapped on the other side of the room.
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