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By Ed Heard and Ed Heard,SUN STAFF | March 28, 1996
Howard County police officers and drug-sniffing dogs searched lockers and cars at Glenelg High School at the request of school officials yesterday, finding small amounts of what appeared to be marijuana in two cars, a police spokesman said.Charges were not filed yesterday, but police said charges are pending. Under school rules, the two students involved in the matter face possible expulsion from the school system. The names of the students, who are juveniles, were not released by police.
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By Nayana Davis, The Baltimore Sun | February 3, 2014
Anne Arundel County police arrested several people after allegedly finding illegal drugs in a hotel room in Annapolis Carlos Dewayne Abney Jr., 25, of Annapolis; Lauren Zhane Surgeon, 18, of Annapolis; and William Hunter Hardesty, 26, of Riva were arrested in a room around 1:39 p.m. in the Extended Stay of America in the unit block of Womack Drive. Abney and Surgeon were arrested on charges including possession of controlled dangerous substances with intent to distribute, and Hardesty was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia, all according to online court records.
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By Bill Talbott and Bill Talbott,Staff Writer | November 26, 1992
Suspected marijuana, packaged and allegedly ready for sale, was seized Tuesday when police served a search-and-seizure warrant at the home of Charles Ronald Robinson Jr. in Westminster.Mr. Robinson, 25, of the first block of Charles St., was charged with possession of marijuana, intent to distribute it and possession of drug paraphernalia. He was held on $2,500 bail.Police officers said Mr. Robinson was arrested in his home after they made a controlled buy from him. They estimated the street value of the 14 bags of suspected marijuana that was confiscated at $1,200.
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By Justin George, The Baltimore Sun | November 20, 2013
Baltimore CitiWatch surveillance cameras helped thwart a jail smuggling attempt on Sunday, state corrections officials reported. Early Sunday, state correctional workers monitoring the city's crime cameras posted around the Baltimore City Detention Center downtown watched a trio try to pass a package into the jail using a rope corrections officials said a detainee had sent down outside the institution's walls. Baltimore police swooped in and arrested Perry Davenport, 53, and Sierra Johnson, 28, and charged each with nine criminal counts including possession and attempt to deliver a controlled dangerous substance and conspiracy to deliver a telecommunication device to an inmate.
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By Mike Farabaugh and Mike Farabaugh,SUN STAFF | February 25, 1996
Nine people, including a juvenile, were arrested on drug charges Thursday night after members of the Sheriff's Drug Strike Force raided a Manchester home and seized suspected marijuana and Ketamine, a liquid animal tranquilizer.Deputies said suspected Ketamine, known as "Special K" and not often seen in Maryland, was being boiled down to powder form on a kitchen stove when they arrived.The eight adults were being held Friday night at the Carroll County Detention Center, Sheriff John H. Brown said.
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June 23, 1995
County police arrested an Arnold woman and a Severna Park man on drug charges Wednesday morning after finding 13 grams of suspected marijuana in their car, officials said.Eastern District Officer Bryan Culbertson said he saw a 1983 Volkswagen Rabbit run a stop sign at Jones Station and Church roads about 12:30 a.m. When he pulled the car over, a man and woman inside tossed clothes over something in the back seat, the officer said.When he asked the woman driver what was on the back seat, she said there was nothing illegal in the car and consented to a search, police said.
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September 13, 1994
An Arnold man was arrested on drug charges Sunday morning after police searched his car in the 1700 block of Ritchie Highway and found seven bags of suspected marijuana, county police said.Officer Conrad Herold was on routine patrol when he saw a 1986 Toyota parked on the side of Danaker Furniture, shortly after 1:30 a.m. The driver's side door was open and no one was in the car. While Officer Herold checked the car, four men walked up from the Sunoco food store nearby, police said.Officer Herold noticed suspected marijuana leaves inside the driver's door handle.
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February 9, 1995
Two Hammond High School students were charged with carrying suspected marijuana after detectives and drug-sniffing canines searched the school grounds in Columbia's Kings Contrivance village last week, Howard County police said.Two boys, 15 and 17, were arrested and suspended from school as part of the random 9 a.m. drug check requested by school officials Friday. The boys were taken to police headquarters in Ellicott City and later released to their parents' custody.Police and school administrators formed three teams -- each with a police dog -- and scanned several hall lockers and vehicles on the school parking lot in the 8800 block of Guilford Road.
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August 6, 1998
A Westminster man was being held in lieu of $50,000 bail at the Carroll County Detention Center yesterday after being arrested Tuesday on marijuana charges during a state police raid at his home.Police reported seizing 10 suspected marijuana plants and a .22-caliber rifle that police said was reported stolen Jan. 6 in a York County, Pa., burglary.A coffee can with suspected marijuana residue, assorted ammunition and $542 were also seized, police said.Dennis Wayne Bare, 38, of the 1100 block of Sullivan Road was charged with possession of firearms, theft over $300, possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia and two counts of manufacturing and distributing marijuana.
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July 7, 1995
County police investigating a complaint of a loud party Tuesday arrested a Glen Burnie man on drug charges after finding suspected marijuana in his bedroom, officials said.Northern District Officer Charles Benner went to a house in the 200 block of Fourth Ave. about 1:30 a.m. to check out possible drug use at a loud party. A man who said he lived in the house gave the officer permission to enter. As he questioned several partygoers, Officer Benner noticed a bag of suspected marijuana in a bedroom.
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By Justin Fenton, The Baltimore Sun | October 30, 2013
Police investigating a Baltimore schools staffer in connection with students who were sold cookies laced with marijuana arrested him after searching his home and finding a handgun, court records show. Clyde Tatum, 40, of the 2800 block of Lake Ave., is being held on $350,000 bond on charges of being a felon in possession of a handgun, according to police. The Sun reported last week that several students at the Reach! Partnership School, which serves students in sixth through 12th grade in Northeast Baltimore, had been taken to a local hospital as a precaution after ingesting cookies laced with suspected marijuana.
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By Erica L. Green, The Baltimore Sun | October 24, 2013
Several students at a Northeast Baltimore middle/high school ate cookies laced with suspected marijuana this week, sources with knowledge of the incident and the investigation confirmed. After one student reported feeling ill, that child and four others were taken to a local hospital as a precaution on Wednesday, police said. The students attend Reach! Partnership School, a school that serves students in sixth through 12th grade. School officials said the matter was under investigation and referred questions to police.
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By Kevin Rector, The Baltimore Sun | June 14, 2012
At least seven people were arrested at the annual Starscape Festival at Fort Armistead Park last week on drug charges, Anne Arundel police announced Thursday. The June 9-10 event, in Baltimore near the Arundel line, consisted of an outdoor music festival and laser light show and attracted thousands of young revelers and dancers. The following seven people were arrested in the vicinity of the park by Anne Arundel police or Maryland Transportation Authority Police, who were working together on drug enforcement: Two men, James Donald Ruffin, 26, of Sandy Spring, Ga., and Jacob Asa Windeagle Ridgeway, 20, of Silver Spring, were each arrested and charged with possession, possession with intent to distribute and distributing LSD, police said.
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By Peter Hermann, The Baltimore Sun | April 23, 2012
Carl O. Snowden, the civil rights chief for the Maryland attorney general's office who was arrested on a drug charge last week, was in a car with a convicted felon in Druid Hill Park when city police officers smelled marijuana, according to court documents released Monday. Two officers said in a charging document that they pulled up in an unmarked car Thursday afternoon, approached a 2010 Honda Pilot with all four windows rolled down, and smelled "a strong odor" of marijuana coming from inside.
NEWS
April 23, 2008
City teacher charged in marijuana case The discovery of a bag of suspected marijuana in a classroom at a West Baltimore school led to a confession from a teacher who was subsequently charged with possession of a controlled dangerous substance, court documents show. The city school system has declined to release details about the arrest. According to court documents, the teacher, Megan Cameron, 28, was arrested Thursday at George G. Kelson Elementary/Middle School, 701 Gold St. Contacted yesterday, Cameron declined to comment.
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August 23, 2002
Four arrested, suspected drugs seized by police Anne Arundel County police said they seized suspected marijuana worth more than $5,000 and arrested four people yesterday when they executed a search-and-seizure warrant on a residence in the 1600 block of Fairhill Drive in Edgewater. Residents Gerald Scott Debronkart, 39; William Bolyard, 32; and Richard Dale Hardesty, 23, were arrested and charged with possession of marijuana, police said. Debronkart and Bolyard also were charged with possession with intent to distribute, police said.
NEWS
July 14, 1995
A Baltimore man was arrested on drug charges Wednesday night after a county police officer found 3.5 grams of suspected marijuana and a pipe in his car, officials said.Officer Anthony H. Mills was at Furnace Branch Road and Country Club Drive, checking for speeders with his radar gun, when a 1989 Ford Escort ran a stop sign at the intersection at about 9:20 p.m., police said. Officer Mills stopped the car at Furnace Branch Road and Margate Drive.He arrested the driver after learning the man's license had been suspended, police said.
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BY A SUN STAFF WRITER | May 11, 2001
An anonymous call reporting drug dealing at a McDonald's restaurant in Westminster resulted in the arrests of four Carroll County residents on marijuana--related charges, authorities said. State troopers arriving at the McDonald's lot at Route 140 and Gorsuch Road Wednesday evening observed a white 1992 Plymouth with a door open and a man walking from the car to a maroon vehicle parked nearby, said Trooper Robert Schoenberger of the state police barracks in Westminster. A driver and two passengers were seen in the Plymouth, police said.
NEWS
January 19, 2001
BEL AIR - Three Harford County men have been arrested and charged in connection with the seizure on Tuesday of 12 pounds of marijuana, a variety of weapons and more than $26,000 in cash, the county sheriff's office said yesterday. Robert Tremper, 41, of Edgewood; Michael Holland, 21, of Pylesville; and Stacy Phillips, 21, of Bel Air face a series of drug distribution charges, authorities said. All three were released on bond. The sheriff's office said it intercepted a shipment of marijuana en route to Harford County from Arizona after receiving information about the delivery.
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