Maryland State Police said two people allegedly took cough medicine and batteries from two stores in the Kent Towne Market. Troopers responded to the Safeway supermarket on May 5 for a report of a theft. Police said a man took Mucinex from the Safeway, and a woman took batteries from the True Value Hardware store. Police said Richard A. Bowen IV, 25, and Holli Luann Ramsey, 21, both of Felton, Delaware, were charged with theft over $500, theft under $500 and theft scheme over $500. Bowen also was charged with two counts of possession of a controlled dangerous substance and one count of possession of drug paraphernalia. Bowen and Ramsey were released on their own recognizance.