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Warrant Arrest:              On September 11, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office arrested Michael Steven Gibbings, 27 of Federalsburg, MD. On September 10, 2018 an arrest warrant was issued by the Talbot County District Court charging Gibbings with assault second degree, malicious destruction of property and reckless endangerment. Gibbings was processed and taken before a District Court Commissioner who ordered Gibbings held at the Talbot County Detention Center pending further court action.

 Warrant Arrest:              On September 12, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office arrested Jacob Edgar Brach, 29 of Easton, MD. On August 21, 2018 the Talbot County Circuit Court issued two arrest warrants for Brach, charging him with violation of probation. Brach was ordered held at the Talbot County Detention Center without bond pending further action by the Circuit Court.

Warrant Arrest:               On September 13, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office arrested Lonnie Elmer Griffin, 32 of Goldsboro, MD. On September 12, 2018 an arrest warrant was issued by the Talbot County District Court charging Griffin with malicious destruction of property. Griffin was processed and taken before a District Court Commissioner who released him on an unsecured bond of $3,000.

 Warrant Arrest:                On September 14, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff's Office arrested Jenny Nicole Rogers, 21 of Salisbury, MD who was a passenger in a motor vehicle stopped for moving violations. Rogers had an outstanding arrest warrant for violating a protective order, disturbing the peace, and harassment through the Salisbury Police Department.  Rogers was processed and taken before a District Court Commissioner for her initial appearance.  Rogers was released without bond on her personal recognizance.

Assault Arrest:              On September 17, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office responded to a residence in Cordova, MD for an assault in progress. Deputies learned Jeanne Knapp Gahley, 65 of Cordova, Maryland had assaulted her grandson over a dispute at the residence. Deputies noted injuries to the grandson consistent with an assault and placed Gahley under arrest, charging her with assault. Gahley was processed and taken before a District Court Commissioner, who released her on her personal recognizance.

Warrant Arrest:             On September 19, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office arrested Robert Glenn Thomas, 58 of Bishopville, MD. On August 13, 2018 an arrest warrant was issued by the Talbot County District Court charging Thomas with failing to appear at a scheduled court hearing. Thomas was released by a District Court Commissioner on his personal recognizance. 

Theft Arrest:               On September 19, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office observed a small SUV travelling east on Ocean Gateway near Beaver Damn Road commit several traffic violations. The Deputy attempted to stop the vehicle utilizing emergency lights and siren; however the vehicle refused to stop and continued east on Ocean Gateway into Dorchester County. Deputies were able to get the vehicle stopped in an alley behind Maryland Avenue and made contact with the driver, Hunter Moore, 18 of Easton, MD. Upon speaking with Moore, Deputies detected the odor of marijuana inside the vehicle and noted two juvenile males inside the vehicle. A probable cause search of the vehicle was conducted which revealed marijuana, paraphernalia and a shotgun which had been reported stolen in 2017. Moore and the two juveniles were placed under arrest and transported to the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office for processing. Moore was charged with possession of stolen property, possession of marijuana, fleeing and eluding police and other traffic offenses. Moore was taken before a District Court Commissioner and released on his personal recognizance. The two juveniles were charged with possession of stolen property and released to their parents with a juvenile referral.

Warrant Arrest:                On September 22, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office arrested Hawa Florence Bundu, 31 of Hyattsville, MD on an active Circuit Court Warrant.  The warrant was issued against Bundu for failing to appear on June 1, 2016.  Bundu was transported to the Talbot County Department of Corrections where she was held, pending a bail review.

Assault Arrest:            On September 21, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff's Office responded to a residence in the 29000 block of Dogwood View Drive Cordova, Maryland for a domestic assault. Investigation revealed an assault had taken place between a married couple at the residence leading to the arrest of Jacob E. Bryan, 38, of Cordova, Maryland.  Bryan was charged with assault, processed and taken before a District Court Commissioner for his initial appearance. The Commissioner ordered Bryan held at the Talbot County Detention Center without bond pending further court action.

Warrant Arrest:                On September 25, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office arrested Ronnie Andre Stanford, 34 of Cordova, MD. On April 26, 2018 and May 8, 2018 arrest warrants were issued by the Caroline County District Court for Stanford, charging him with failure to appear at a scheduled court hearing. An additional warrant was issued by the Talbot County Circuit Court, charging Stanford with failing to appear in that court. Stanford was processed and taken before a District Court Commissioner and was ordered held at the Talbot County Detention Center pending action by the Circuit Court.  

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 Warrant Arrest:                 On August 12, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff's Office stopped a motor vehicle on Ocean Gateway near Idlewild Avenue for a traffic violation. Deputies identified the driver as Donatos Ndjami Ngock, 23 of Riverdale, MD, and during routine checks discovered Ngock was driving on a suspended license and was wanted in Montgomery County for failing to appear in court on June 12, 2018. Ngock was placed under arrest, processed and taken before a District Court Commissioner, who released him on his personal recognizance.

  CDS Arrest:              On August 13, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff's Office stopped a motor vehicle on St. Michaels Road near Leehaven Road for a traffic violation. Deputies identified the driver as Joshua Aaron Edwards, 21 of Waldorf, MD.  Deputies obtained the assistance of the St Michaels Police K-9 team, which resulted in a positive alert for the presence of a controlled dangerous substance. A probable cause search of the vehicle revealed a controlled substance, and Edwards was placed under arrest. Edwards was charged with possession of a controlled substance, not marijuana. Edwards was processed and taken before a District Court Commissioner who released Edwards on his personal recognizance.

 Warrant Service:                 On August 15, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office arrested Shawn David Radcliffe, 55 of Salisbury, MD. On March 1, 2018, an arrest warrant was issued by the State of Delaware charging Radcliff with violation of probation. Radcliffe was charged as a fugitive and ordered held at the Talbot County Detention Center pending extradition to Delaware.

   Warrant Service:                  On August 16, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office arrested Kilmer Silva Verardi, 33 of St. Michaels, MD. On August 9, 2018, an arrest warrant was issued by the Talbot County District Court charging Verardi with possession of a controlled substance and possession of paraphernalia. Verardi was processed and taken before a District Court Commissioner who released Verardi on a $3,000 unsecured bond.

 Warrant Arrest:               On August 20, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff's Office arrested Jah’Mere Elijawon Foster, 20 of Trappe, MD on an arrest warrant issued by the District Court Commissioner. Foster was charged with rape, sex abuse of a minor, sex offense, sodomy, perverted practice and assault. The charges are the result of a six month investigation conducted by the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office, Criminal Investigation Unit. Foster was processed and taken before a District Court Commissioner who ordered he be held at the Talbot County Detention Center without bond.

 Warrant Arrest:          On August 20, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff's Office arrested Ann Patrice Schwarzkopf, 61 of Easton, MD and charged her as a fugitive from the State of Florida.  Schwarzkopf was wanted through Alachua County, Florida for theft related charges.  Schwarzkopf was taken before the Talbot County District Court Commissioner where she was later held at the Talbot County Detention Center pending extradition procedures.

 Assault/Disorderly Conduct Arrest:           On August 19, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff's Office, with the assistance of Troopers from the Maryland State Police, were dispatched to the Cordova Park, located in the 31000 block of Skipton Cordova Road, Cordova, Maryland for a fight in progress. Investigation revealed Joseph R. Cupp, 25 of Cordova, MD started a fight with two individuals in the park.  Cupp was located and arrested for disorderly conduct and assault. Cupp was processed and taken before a District Court Commissioner who ordered him held at the Talbot County Detention Center on a $3,000.00 bond.

 Warrant Arrest:               On August 21, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff's Office arrested Jermel Antonio Bailey, 40 of Easton, MD. An arrest warrant was issued by the Talbot County District Court charging Bailey with assault and reckless endangerment. Bailey was processed and taken before a District Court Commissioner, who ordered Bailey held at the Talbot County Detention Center without bond.

Warrant Arrest/CDS:               On August 23, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office, assisted by members of the Easton Police Department arrested Derrick Ryan Richardson, 30 of Cambridge, MD. An arrest warrant was issued by the Talbot County District Court charging Richardson with threat of arson. A search incident to arrest revealed a controlled substance and paraphernalia. Richardson was additionally charged with possession of a controlled substance and paraphernalia. Richardson was processed and taken before a District Court Commissioner who released him on a $3,000.00 unsecured bond.

 Warrant Arrest:            On August 24, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff's Office arrested Christopher Wayne Albright, 35 of Royal Oak, MD. On August 2, 2018, the Talbot County Circuit Court issued an arrest warrant for Albright for failing to appear at a scheduled court hearing on original charges of possession of a controlled substance. Albright was ordered held at the Talbot County Detention Center pending an appearance before the Circuit Court Judge

   Warrant Arrest:                    On August 24, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff's Office arrested Robert Cameron Drew, 33 of Chester, MD. An arrest warrant was issued by the Talbot County Circuit Court for violation of probation on original charges of theft and issuing bad checks. Drew was processed and ordered held at the Talbot County Detention Center without bond pending an appearance in front of the Circuit Court Judge.

Trespassing/Warrant Arrest:             On August 30, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff's Office, while conducting a patrol check of the Tilghman Island Inn, located a subject identified as Carl Fred Bass Jr., 33 of Baltimore, MD, who was on the property without permission. A check of Bass revealed he was wanted by the Baltimore County Police Department for violation of probation.  Bass was taken into custody and issued a criminal citation for trespassing on private property and released to the Baltimore County Police Department for service of his active warrant.

Domestic Assault Arrest:             On September 9, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office responded to a residence in the 6800 block of Bellevue Road for a domestic assault. Deputies made contact with the victim who had visible injuries consistent with being assaulted.  The victim’s boyfriend, Robert Sweitzer Jr., 35 of Royal Oak, MD was arrested and taken before the District Court Commissioner charged with second degree assault.  Sweitzer was ordered held at the detention center without bond. 

Warrant Service:            On September 10, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office arrested Jermaine Anthony Graham, 28 of Washington, DC. On April 4, 2015 an arrest warrant was issued by the Talbot County District Court charging Graham with failure to pay a deferred payment. Graham was taken before a District Court Commissioner and was released on his personal recognizance.

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CDS Arrest:                   On July 16, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office stopped a motor vehicle on Ocean Gateway near Backtown Road for moving violations. Deputies identified the operator as Ian Bonaventure Hoeckel, 32 of Baltimore, Maryland and developed probable cause to search the vehicle. The search revealed cocaine and marijuana, leading to the arrest of Hoeckel. Hoeckel was charged with possession of cocaine, possession of marijuana and paraphernalia. Hoeckel was taken before a District Court Commissioner and released on his personal recognizance.

 

CDS Arrest:                     On July 17, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office stopped a pedestrian on Ocean Gateway near Landing Neck Road, Easton, Maryland.  Deputies identified the pedestrian as Arlene Marie Stebbing, 46 of Easton, Maryland. During interaction with Stebbing, she advised Deputies that she was in possession of a controlled substance and drug paraphernalia.  A search of Stebbing’s purse verified this information, leading to her arrest. Stebbing was issued a criminal citation charging her with possession of drug paraphernalia and released from the scene.

 

Warrant Arrest:               On July 20, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff's Office arrested Kristopher Brand Clark, 37 of Bear, Delaware.  Deputies were dispatched to Moore Avenue in Trappe, Maryland for suspicious persons and located Clark who was found to be wanted on a Cecil County District Court Warrant. Clark was being charged with theft, possession of a controlled substance and fraud.  Clark was taken before a District Court Commissioner for his initial appearance and was released on his personal recognizance.

 

Warrant Arrest:                 On July 23, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office arrested Deion Turner, 37 of Easton, MD on a Circuit Court bench warrant. The bench warrant charged Turner with failing to appear at a scheduled court hearing. Turner was ordered held at the Talbot County Detention Center without bond.

 

Warrant Arrest:               On July 23, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office arrested Kartice Simmons, 37 of Easton, MD on a Dorchester County District Court Bench warrant. Simmons is charged with assault and reckless endangerment stemming from an incident in Dorchester County. Simmons was ordered held at the Talbot County Detention Center without bond.

 

Warrant Arrest:                On July 24, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office arrested Christopher John Wilkison, 38 of Newcomb, MD. On May 31, and June 4, 2018 warrants were issued by the Talbot County Circuit Court charging Wilkison with violation of probation. Wilkison was ordered held at the Talbot County Detention Center without bond.

 

Warrant Arrest:                   On July 25, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office arrested Frank Jeffery Hayward, 18 of Easton, MD on a Talbot County District Court warrant. Hayward was charged with stalking and other traffic related charges, including leaving the scene of a property damage accident.  Hayward was taken before a District Court Commissioner and ordered held at the Talbot County Detention Center without bond. 

 

Warrant Arrest:               On July 25, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office arrested Katherine Ann Hicks, 27 of St. Michaels, MD. On July 13, 2018 an arrest warrant was issued by the Talbot County Circuit Court, charging Hicks with failure to appear at a scheduled court hearing. Hicks was taken to the Talbot County Detention Center and held without bond.

 

CDS/DUI Arrests:            Over the last two weeks, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office have charged eleven individuals with possession of marijuana and related paraphernalia. All persons involved were issued civil citations and released on their signature. Additionally, five individuals were charge with alcohol violations, one with driving while impaired and four with possession of open containers in a motor vehicle. All persons were issued citations and released on their signature.

The Talbot County Sheriff’s Office remains committed to taking impaired drivers off the roadways, as well as ridding our community of illegal drugs. If anyone has drug related information, they are encouraged to contact the Sheriff’s Office at 410-822-1020, by e-mail at sheriff@talbotcountymd.gov, or on Facebook at Talbot County Sheriff. As always, we will keep your information confidential.    

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CDS Arrest: On June 24, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff's Office stopped a motor vehicle on Cordova Road near Kitty’s Corner Road, Cordova, Maryland for a seatbelt violation. Deputies identified the driver as Dustin James Lahman, 32 of Cordova, Maryland and developed probable cause to conduct a vehicle search. Deputies located marijuana in the amount that indicated an intent to distribute and paraphernalia. Lahman was arrested and charged with possession of marijuana with intent to distribute, possession of THC Wax, and possession of drug paraphernalia. Lahman was processed and taken before a District Court Commissioner for his initial appearance and was ordered held at the Talbot County Detention Center without bond.
 
CDS Arrest: On June 30, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff's Office were alerted by citizens of a motor vehicle driving in an erratic manner on Ocean Gateway in the area of Greenfield Avenue, Trappe, Maryland. Deputies located the vehicle and observed numerous traffic violations. Deputies attempted to stop the vehicle utilizing lights and siren; however the driver refused to stop and attempted to elude police. Deputies, assisted by the Maryland State Police pursued the vehicle into Dorchester County where they were aided by Cambridge Police Department, stopping the vehicle near Maryland Avenue. The driver was identified as Stephen Richard Karafa, 51 of Salisbury, MD, and was arrested. Karafa was charged with driving while intoxicated, fleeing and eluding police officers, possession of marijuana, threat of arson and numerous other traffic violations. Karafa was processed and taken before a District Court Commissioner who ordered him held at the Talbot County Detention Center pending further court action.
 
Arrest for Violation of Protective Order: On July 2, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office arrested Matthew Patton Wiseman, 46 of Cordova, MD for violating a protective order. Deputies responded to a residence and located Matthew Patten Wiseman inside. There are currently two active protective orders issued against Wiseman that state he cannot be at the residence, nor have any personal contact with the occupants, his parents. Both occupants were inside the home at the time of the incident. Wiseman was taken into custody and charged with 4 counts of violating a protective order. Wiseman was taken before the District Court Commissioner and ordered held on $5,000 bond.
 
CDS Arrest: On July 03, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff's Office stopped a motor vehicle for a moving violation on Cordova Road near E. Blades Road, Cordova, Maryland. Deputies identified the driver as Robert M. Wiseman Jr., 54, of Ridgely, MD and developed probable cause for a K-9 scan of the vehicle, which resulted in a positive alert. A search of the vehicle revealed Oxycodone, for which Wiseman had no prescription. Wiseman was arrested and charged with possession of a controlled substance and paraphernalia. Wiseman was taken before a District Court Commissioner and released on his personal recognizance.
 
Warrant Arrest: On July 4, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office arrested Keith Curtis, 47 of Greensboro, MD on a Talbot County Circuit Court Warrant. The warrant was issued on June 25, 2018, as Curtis failed to appear at a scheduled court appearance. Curtis was transported to the Talbot County Detention Center where he is being held on a $1,000 bond.
 
Warrant Arrest: On July 6, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office arrested Jeremiah Isaiah Camper, 18 of Federalsburg, Maryland on a Talbot County Circuit Court Warrant. The warrant was issued as Camper violated his terms of probation on a conviction of burglary. A second warrant, issued by the District Court for Talbot County for violation of probation on a conviction of driving while impaired was also served on Camper. Camper was held without bond at the Talbot County Detention Center pending further court action.
 
Warrant Arrest: On July 6, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office arrested Christian Joel Lovo-Portillo, 19 of Easton, MD. On June 26, 2018 an arrest warrant was issued by the Talbot County District Court for failure to appear at a scheduled court hearing. Lovo-Portillo was taken before a District Court Commissioner and was released on his personal recognizance.
 
Warrant Arrest: On July 7, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office arrested Myron Akeen Britt, 29 of Sudlersville, MD. On October 4, 2016 an arrest warrant was issued by the Talbot County Circuit Court for failure to appear at a scheduled court hearing. Britt was taken before a District Court Commissioner and ordered held without bond at the Talbot County Detention Center.
 
Warrant Arrest: On July 11, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office arrested Nicole Ayers, 40 of St. Michaels, MD. On March 2, 2018 an arrest warrant was issued by the Talbot County Circuit Court, charging Ayers with failing to appear at a scheduled court hearing on charges of theft, forgery, and issuing false documents. Ayers was ordered held at the Talbot County Detention Center without bond pending an appearance before the Judge of the Circuit Court.
 
Warrant Arrest: On July 11, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office arrested Clifton Laws Blanchfield Jr., 36, of Easton, MD. An arrest warrant was issued by the Circuit Court for Kent County as Blanchfield failed to appear for a scheduled child support court hearing. Blanchfield was turned over to Kent County authorities for further court action.
 
CDS Arrest: On July 15, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff's Office stopped a motor vehicle at the Old Wye Mills Church, Wye Mills, Maryland for a moving violation. Deputies identified the operator as Talijah Charles, 27 of Philadelphia, PA. Deputies developed probable cause to conduct a search of the vehicle which revealed marijuana and paraphernalia. Charles was arrested and charged with possession of marijuana and paraphernalia. Charles was taken before a District Court Commissioner for her initial appearance, and was released on her personal recognizance.
 
Warrant Arrest: On July 16, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office arrested Elton Gene Gwin #3rd, 34 of Trappe, MD. On July 11, 2018, an arrest warrant was issued by the Talbot County Circuit Court for failure to appear at a scheduled court hearing. Gwin was ordered held at the Talbot County Detention Center without bond.
 
CDS Arrest: On July 15, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office stopped a motor vehicle on Ocean Gateway near Barber Road, Trappe, MD for an equipment violation. Deputies identified the driver as Arthur Lawrence Decker III, 32 of Baltimore, MD and observed CDS in plain sight. A probable cause search of the vehicle revealed cocaine, marijuana and paraphernalia. Decker was placed under arrest and charged with possession of CDS and paraphernalia. Decker was taken before a District Court Commissioner and was released on his personal recognizance.
 
Warrant Arrest: On July 16, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office arrested Willie Fredrick Ames Jr., 34 of Ridgely, Maryland for failing to appear at a scheduled child support hearing in the Talbot County Circuit Court. Ames was ordered held on a $7,000.00 bond at the Talbot County Detention Center.

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Warrant Arrest: On June 4, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office arrested Tyquawn Marquis Jackson, 30 of Chestertown, MD. On May 16, 2018 the Talbot County Circuit Court issued two arrest warrants for Jackson, charging him with violation of probation. Jackson was ordered held at the Talbot County Detention Center without bond pending further action by the courts.
 
Warrant Arrest: On June 5, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office arrested Charles Joseph Henry, 38 of Federalsburg, MD. On May 16, 2018 the Talbot County Circuit Court issued an arrest warrant for Henry for failure to appear at a scheduled court hearing. Henry was ordered held at the Talbot County Detention Center on no bond.
 
Criminal Summons Service: On June 6, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office served a criminal summons on Georgetta Camacho, 48 of Trappe, MD charging her with assault in the second degree. The charge stems from an incident outside of Camacho’s residence, during which she is accused of striking a juvenile female with a closed fist. Camacho was released on her signature with a court appearance pending.
 
Warrant Arrest: On June 7, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office arrested Brandon Michael Trice, 29 of Cordova, MD for failing to appear for a Circuit Court hearing. Trice was taken to the Talbot County Detention Center where he was ordered held without bond. The original charge for which Trice missed court was maintaining a common nuisance relating to controlled dangerous substances.
 
Warrant Arrest: On June 7, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office arrested Jarelle Lashaun Roberts, 24 of Easton, MD for failing to appear in District Court as required. Roberts was originally charged with driving under the influence of alcohol. Roberts was taken before a District Court Commissioner and was released on his personal recognizance.
 
Burglary Arrest: On June 6, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office responded to the 6000 block of Millington Lane for a burglary in progress. Deputies were notified by a homeowner that an unknown male was in their garage attempting to steal a motor vehicle. Upon arrival, Deputies observed a white male hiding under a pickup truck in the victim’s driveway. The male was identified as Matthew Gardner Horsey, 20 of Easton, MD and was taken into custody without incident. After being placed in a patrol vehicle, Horsey became belligerent and damaged the interior of the patrol vehicle. Horsey was charged with burglary, attempted auto theft, assault and malicious destruction of property. Horsey was taken before a District Court Commissioner and ordered held without bond.
 
Warrant Arrest: On June 11, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office arrested Robert Harvey Bridge Jr., 44 of Easton, MD. On June 4, 2018 an arrest warrant was issued by the Talbot County District Court charging Bridge with violation of probation. Bridge was taken before a District Court Commissioner and was ordered held at the Talbot County Detention Center without bond.
 
Criminal Summons Service: On June 3, 2018, Deputies of the Talbot County Sheriff's Office served a criminal summons on Christopher Baltimore, 60 of Tilghman, MD, charging him with assault and malicious destruction of property. The charges stemmed from an incident occurring at a residence Baltimore was sharing with a friend. The incident also resulted in the issuance of a protective order, which was also served on Baltimore, requiring him to vacate the residence immediately. Baltimore was released on his signature and his promise to appear for his scheduled court hearing.
 
Warrant Service: On June 12, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office arrested David Se Nuon, 31 of Trappe, MD. On June 12, 2018 an arrest warrant was issued by the Talbot County District Court charging Nuon with attempted second degree murder, assault in the first degree, assault in the second degree and malicious destruction of property. Nuon was taken before a District Court Commissioner and was ordered held at the Talbot County Detention Center without bond.
 
Warrant Service: On June 12, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office arrested Roy Alan Wilkison, 41 of Newcomb, MD. On June 11, 2018, an arrest warrant was issued by the Talbot County District Court charging Wilkison with failure to appear at a scheduled court hearing. Wilkison was taken before a District Court Commissioner and released on his personal recognizance.
 
Warrant/CDS Arrest: On June 15, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office stopped a motor vehicle being operated by Jermel Bailey, XX of Easton, Maryland, whom Deputies knew had an active arrest warrant. Deputies verified the warrant, charging Bailey with theft and malicious destruction of property, and a search incident to arrest revealed cocaine and marijuana on Bailey’s person. Bailey was additionally charged with possession of cocaine and marijuana. Bailey was also served with a protective that was issued by the Talbot County District Court. Bailey was taken before the District Court Commissioner and released on his personal recognizance.
 
Warrant Arrest: On June 15, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office arrested Charles William Elwell, 39 of Trappe, MD. An arrest warrant was issued by the Talbot County District Court charging Elwell with assault and violation of a protective order. Elwell was taken before a District Court Commissioner and ordered held at the Talbot County Detention Center without bond.
 
Warrant Arrest: On June 22, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office arrested Jennifer Samantha Zaldivar, 18 of Trappe, Maryland. An arrest warrant was issued by the Talbot County Circuit Court charging Zaldivar with failure to appear for a scheduled court date on original charges of unauthorized use of a vehicle. Zaldivar was ordered held at the Talbot County Detention Center pending further action by the Circuit Court.

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(Easton) – The Talbot County Sheriff’s Office has charged an Easton man with multiple traffic violations and civil possession of marijuana after a vehicle pursuit in Talbot County.

 Christopher Tyler Stichberry, 24, of Easton, Maryland was charged with numerous traffic violations to include fleeing and eluding a police officer in a vehicle and on foot as well as 18 other traffic violations. He was also charged with civil possession of marijuana.

 At around 10:00 a.m. on July 8, 2108, a deputy attempted to stop a 2005 Ford Mustang at U.S. Route 50 and MD Route 331 for a traffic violation. The operator, identified later as Stichberry, failed to yield to the deputy’s emergency equipment. The vehicle turned onto eastbound MD Route 331and drove in excess of 100 miles an hour. The operator drove in a reckless manner passing cars on the left and right at high speeds in attempt to elude the deputy. The vehicle attempted to turn onto Black Dog Alley, lost control and struck a parked car. Stichberry exited the vehicle and fled the scene on foot. Stichberry was later located at a residence in Preston, Maryland. Deputies recovered a small amount of marijuana from the vehicle which was in an amount less than 10 grams. Stichberry was released on his signature of the citations.        

 The Talbot County Sheriff’s Office was assisted by members of the Easton Police Department, Maryland State Police, Maryland State Police Aviation, and a K-9 unit with the Caroline County Sheriff’s Office.

 The Talbot County Sheriff’s Office would like to thank several citizens who provided information as to Stichberry’s whereabouts which assisted with his apprehension. 

 

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Talbot County Tobacco Compliance Checks

 

     The Talbot County Sheriff’s Office and the Talbot County Health Department stand united against underage tobacco use in Talbot County. Every year, we partner to conduct tobacco compliance checks on businesses in Talbot County that sell tobacco products.

 

     During the week of June 25, 2018, Deputies along with underage community volunteers conducted checks on 53 businesses in Talbot County. In some instances, underage volunteers were utilized to attempt to purchase tobacco products from businesses while in other instances, covert Deputies were used to watch the businesses for underage tobacco violations.

 

            We are very pleased to announce that none of the underage volunteers were able to purchase tobacco products. Further, the covert Deputies did not witness any sales to underage minors during their surveillance.

 

            The Talbot Sheriff’s Office and the Talbot County Health Department take pride in knowing that business owners and citizens share our concern for underage tobacco abuse.  We would like to thank everyone for working with us to keep these tobacco products out of the hands of minors.

 

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     A Talbot County man was arrested and charged this morning after a domestic assault incident at his Cordova, Maryland home.

     The suspect is identified as Joel J. Milby, 24, of Cordova, Maryland. He is charged with one count each of First Degree Assault, Second Degree Assault and Reckless Endangerment.

     On Monday, July 2, 2018 at 2:33 a.m., deputies with the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office were dispatched to the 10000 block of Three Bridge Branch Road in Cordova, Maryland for a domestic disturbance at that residence. Upon arriving, they found an unconscious female subject lying in the hallway of the residence. Personnel observed evidence that a violent altercation had taken place and the female subject had numerous injuries. The female subject was transported via Maryland State Police medevac helicopter to the R. Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center in Baltimore, Maryland. Her injuries are not life threatening.

     Deputies conducted an initial investigation and requested assistance from the Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigation Division. Investigators determined Milby and the female subject were involved in a heated verbal dispute. During the dispute, Milby assaulted the female subject causing her to lose consciousness. Milby was detained at the scene and transported back to the sheriff’s office for processing and questioning. He was subsequently charged with several crimes and had an initial appearance with a District Court Commissioner this afternoon. He was ordered held without bond at the Talbot County Detention Center.

     Members of the sheriff’s office were assisted by patrol units assigned to the Maryland State Police Easton Barrack and technicians with the MSP Crime Scene Unit.    

 
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Warrant Arrest:               On May 19, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office arrested Jah’Mere Elijawon Foster, 19 of Easton, MD. On May 19, 2018 an arrest warrant was issued by the Talbot County District Court charging Foster with assault, trespassing and harassment. Foster was taken before a District Court Commissioner and released on an unsecured bond of $5,000.

  Warrant Arrest:               On May 19, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office arrested Jonathan Wayne Hadrick, 59 of Easton, MD. On May 11, 2018 an arrest warrant was issued by the Talbot County Circuit Court for failure to appear at a scheduled court hearing. Hadrick was transported to the Talbot County Detention Center and held on no bond.

 Warrant Arrest:            On May 21, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office arrested Larry David Ross Jr., 33 of Easton, Maryland. The Circuit Court of Talbot County issued two arrest warrants charging Ross with violation of probation on original charges of distribution of a controlled dangerous substance. Ross was ordered held at the Talbot County Detention Center without bond.

 CDS Arrest:                    On May 21, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office responded to Bellevue Landing in reference to a domestic disturbance.  Upon arrival, Deputies made contact with Andy Julian Fuentes, 19 and Kaitlyn Marie Fowler, 18 both of Easton, MD. During the initial contact, Deputies developed probable cause to conduct a search of their vehicle, which revealed a significant amount of marijuana, numerous pieces of paraphernalia and over three thousand dollars in U. S. currency. As a result, Fuentes and Fowler were arrested and charged with possession of marijuana with the intent to distribute, possession of marijuana, possession of paraphernalia and possession of a controlled substance, not marijuana. Fuentes and Fowler were processed and taken before a District Court Commissioner who ordered them held pending a bond review by the District Court.

 Warrant Arrest:                On May 22, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office arrested Jacob Edward Brach, 28 of Easton, MD on a Talbot County Circuit Court warrant. Brach was later transported to the Talbot County Detention Center and held without bond.

 Warrant Arrest:               On May 23, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office arrested Anthony Bennett Adams IV, 36 of Easton, MD. An arrest warrant was issued for Adams by the Circuit Court of Talbot County for operating a vessel while under the influence of alcohol. Adams was taken the Talbot County Detention Center where he was held on a $10,000 bond.

 Warrant Arrest:             On May 23, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office arrested Christopher Wayne Albright, 36 of Easton, MD. An arrest warrant was issued by the Circuit Court of Talbot County for violation of probation of the drug court for failing to complete his treatment program. Albright was taken the Talbot County Detention Center where he was held without bond.

 Warrant Arrest:             On May 23, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office arrested Rachel Lynn Curtis, 22 of St. Michaels, Maryland. An arrest warrant was issued for Curtis charging her with fraud to avoid prosecution, false statement to a police officer and obstructing and hindering a police investigation. Curtis was taken before a District Court Commissioner for her initial appearance, and was released on her personal recognizance.

 Warrant Arrest:              On May 25, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office arrested Justin Alexander Lewis, 21 of Felton, PA on a York Pennsylvania District Court warrant. The warrant was related to a Probation Violation. Lewis was later transported to the Talbot County Detention Center and held without bond pending extradition to Pennsylvania.

 Warrant Arrest:              On May 26, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office arrested Calvin Leon Jones, 60 of Easton, Maryland. An arrest warrant was issued by the Circuit Court for Talbot County charging Jones with violation of probation on an original charge of assault. Jones was ordered held at the Talbot County Detention Center without bond.

 CDS Arrest:                  On May 27, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office stopped a motor vehicle on Gannon Road near Chapel Road, Easton, MD for a traffic violation. Deputies identified the driver as Andy Julian Fuentes, 19 and a passenger was identified as Kaitlyn Marie Fowler, 18 both of Easton, MD.  Deputies developed probable cause and a search of the vehicle was conducted, leading to the seizure of controlled substances, U. S. currency and paraphernalia. Fuentes and Fowler were charged with possession of a controlled substance with the intent to distribute, possession of a controlled substance not marijuana, possession of marijuana, possession of paraphernalia and maintaining a common nuisance. Fuentes and Fowler were taken before a District Court Commissioner and were ordered held without bond at the Talbot County Detention Center. 

 Warrant Arrest:                On May 29, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office arrested Jacob Wayne Barklow, 20 of Odenton, Maryland. An arrest warrant was issued by the Circuit Court for Talbot County charging Barklow with violation of probation on original charges of arson in the first degree.  Barklow was ordered held at the Talbot County Detention Center without bond.

 Warrant Arrest:                 On June 1, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office stopped a motor vehicle on Ocean Gateway near Buck Bryan Road for a moving violation. Deputies identified the driver as Rachel Anne Murphy, 35 of Hurlock, MD, who was found to be driving on a suspended license.  Further record checks revealed Murphy was wanted in Dorchester County for failing to appear on a 2017 charge of driving while suspended.  Murphy was cited for driving while suspended and taken to the District Court Commissioner on the warrant.  Murphy was released on $5, 000 unsecured bond. 

 CDS Arrest:                       On June 03, 2018, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office stopped a motor vehicle on Wye Mills Road near Queen Anne Highway for a moving violation. Deputies identified the driver as Gregory Michael Malicki, 23 of Parkville, Maryland and a passenger as Lauren Ashley Duffy, 26 of Nottingham, Maryland. Probable cause was developed and a search of the vehicle was conducted revealing controlled dangerous substances and paraphernalia. Malicki and Duffy were arrested and charged with possession of a controlled substance with the intent to distribute, possession of a controlled substance not marijuana, possession of marijuana and possession of paraphernalia. Malicki was also charged with driving without a license. Malicki and Duffy were taken before a District Court Commissioner and were ordered held at the Talbot County Detention Center without bond.

 CDS Arrests:                  Over the last three weeks, Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office arrested three persons for possession of marijuana, where they were charged on a civil citation and released on their signature. Sheriff Joe Gamble continues to emphasize removing illegal drugs from Talbot County. As the releases above state, numerous arrests have been made, with seizures of vehicles and currency pending. The Talbot County Sheriff’s Office will continue to enforce illegal drug laws within the county, to include seizing illegal proceeds of these crimes.

 Anyone with drug information is encouraged to contact the Talbot County Drug Task Force at 410-820-8940 or your Talbot County Sheriff’s Office at 410-822-1020, by e-mail at sheriff@talbotcountymd.gov or on our Face book page at Talbot County Sheriff’s Office. As always, information will be kept anonymous. 

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