Brooklyn Park: Drug arrests
Anne Arundel County police arrested two men on drug charges Tuesday after police said they threw drugs out of their window during an attempted traffic stop in Brooklyn Park.
Damien Romon Kane, 22, of the 900 block of Patapsco Avenue in Baltimore and Michael Leroy Harvin, 30, of the 600 block of Glynlee Court in Reisterstown were charged with possession with intent to distribute heroin, possession with intent to distribute cocaine and possession of heroin, cocaine and marijuana.
Detectives were conducting a "street-level drug investigation" in the 4000 block of Ritchie Highway in Brooklyn Park at about 11:20 p.m. Tuesday when they attempted to stop a 2005 Ford Explorer, according to a police press release.
As the detectives tried to stop the truck, police said the occupants threw drugs out of the window and continued driving. Police eventually stopped them in the area of Potee Street and Washburn Avenue in Baltimore.
The detectives confiscated 14 capsules equivalent to 4 grams of suspected heroin, four bags equivalent to .91 grams of suspected crack cocaine, two bags equivalent to .93 grams of suspected marijuana and $307 in cash. Police also seized the Explorer.
Linthicum: Drug arrest
Police arrested a Curtis Bay man Monday night on drug charges when they stopped his car in Linthicum.
Bryan David Howard, 29, of the 900 block of Chestnut Manor Court in Curtis Bay was charged with possession with intent to distribute cocaine and possession of cocaine.
According to a police press release, officers stopped Howard in a 2006 Nissan Altima on Baltimore Annapolis Boulevard at Sandy Ride Drive at about 9:40 p.m. Monday.
As a result of the stop, officers confiscated 56.91 grams of suspected cocaine—worth an estimated $6,260—and seized the Altima, according to the release.
Glen Burnie: Armed robbery arrest
Police arrested a Glen Burnie teen Wednesday night in connection with the armed robbery of a woman.
Lamell Michael Crews, 19, of the 400 block of Secluded Post Circle, was charged with armed robbery, theft and first-degree assault, according to online court records.
Officers responded to the 300 block of Juneberry Way in Glen Burnie at about 9:30 p.m. Wednesday for a reported armed robbery and spoke with a 43-year-old woman who said she was approached by two men as she was getting into her vehicle.
The woman told police both men were armed with handguns and demanded her belongings. The men took an undisclosed amount of cash and other belongings from the victim and fled the scene.
Officers located Crews nearby and arrested him. The second suspect has not yet been identified.
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