Sheriff’s Corner

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Motor Vehicle Collision / DUI / Possession of Marijuana less than 10 grams

Driver / Arrested: Alexis Armes, 18yo female from 521 Victoria Dr, Stevensville, MD
Passenger / Civil Citation Issued: Morgan Hood, 18yo female from 420 Wallman Way, Stevensville, MD
On 12/31/2021 at 9:57pm, Deputies responded to the 200 block of Ackerman Rd, in Stevensville, in reference to a motor vehicle collision into a parked vehicle. Dep. Mickle made contact with the driver, Alexis Armes, and due to indicators observed, Armes was asked to complete Field Sobriety Testing. Armes refused and was subsequently was placed under arrest and charged accordingly. A check of the passenger, Morgan Hood, revealed possession of marijuana less than 10 grams. Hood was issued a civil citation and released on her signature.

Incident: Theft at Banana Republic, Queenstown Outlets

On 12/20 at 3:58pm, Deputies responded to Banana Republic for a past theft. Upon arrival, it was determined that a black male wearing a yellow and black puffy coat, and gray sweatpants purchased $505 worth of clothing. The suspect provided the cashier with $505 exactly. After the suspect left the area the cashier thought the money was fake and advised her manager. Dep. Zajur was able to respond to the Old Navy store who had a money reader. The money reader verified the US currency was fake. Dep. Zajur took possession of the currency and contacted the Secret Service. Security video was provided and submitted into evidence. The case remains open for further investigation.

UPDATE as of 12/28/2021 at 9:20pm: The suspect has been found and charged accordingly. The case is now closed. We thank everyone who supplied information and tips.
Incident: Theft from Walgreens, Chester, MD
On 12/23, at a 6:41pm, Deputies were dispatched to Walgreens in reference to a past theft. Upon arrival, a store employee stated that four propane tanks were stolen from the Blue Rhino cage outside the store. Video footage was obtained and showed a white male, late 30s to early 40s, wearing a purple Ravens football hooded sweatshirt, blue jean shorts, and tan loafer shoes, arrive in a black Chevrolet Equinox (unknown plate) and enter the Walgreens. The suspect exits the store, places his purchased item into his vehicle, removes a pair of bolt cutters from the trunk, and proceeds to cut the tank case lock. The suspect removes the lock, takes four Blue Rhino propane tanks, and replaces the lock to look as if it was untampered with. Approximate damage for the lock is $15 and cost of the stolen propane is approximately $240. Case remains open for further investigation.
If you have any information on the suspect, please message us here or call our anonymous tip line at 410-758-6666.

Possession of CDS not Marijuana, Possession of Marijuana less than 10 grams, and speeding violations

On 12/4 at 12:42pm, DFC Pack conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle in the area of Rt 301 SB and Del Rhodes Avenue, in Queenstown. DFC Pack made contact with the driver, Nacer Abdelisser, and detected the odor of marijuana emanating from inside the vehicle. A probable cause was conducted and 8 suspected Amphetamine and Dextroamphetamine pills, without a prescription, were located inside the vehicle along with less than 10g of Marijuana. All CDS was seized and Abdelisser was issued a criminal citation for Possession of CDS not Marijuana along with a civil citation for the Possession of Marijuana less than 10 grams. Abdelliser was released on his signature.