Friday, February 24, 2012

Pocomoke City Police Department Press Release


Pocomoke Police Department
300 Second Street
Pocomoke, Maryland 21851

Pocomoke City Police Arrest Report

February 13 - February 24, 2012

2/17/2012 Pocomoke City Police Officers responded to Wal-Mart Super-Center in Pocomoke City for a Theft that just occurred. The suspect entered the store with Wal-Mart brand plastic bags. He then walked through the apparel section of the store and placed a pair of boots inside the bag. The suspect then proceeded to exit the store passing all points of sale without paying for the merchandise. Pocomoke Police arrested Maurice Bishop of Pocomoke City, age 53. Bishop was charged with Theft.
2/18/2012 Pocomoke City Police responded to Pocomoke Plaza parking lot for a reported Wanted person in the area that was driving recklessly. Upon arrival the Officers observed the vehicle that was described in the complaint. Pocomoke City Police initiated a traffic stop on the vehicle. Once the suspect vehicle stopped the operator fled out of the vehicle on foot and into the Hardees restaurant. Pocomoke Police learned the suspect had discarded money and Marijuana inside of the restaurant. Pocomoke Police arrested Chad L. Collins age 29, of Pocomoke City. Collins was charged with Driving on a Suspended License, Possession of Marijuana, and the Outstanding Warrant was served.
2/19/2012 Pocomoke City Police Officers responded to a Domestic Assault complaint. Upon arrival Pocomoke Police met with the victim who explained she was Assaulted by her boyfriend and has an abrasion to her arm from the Assault. Pocomoke Police arrested James C. Reese Jr, age 21 for Assault 2nd degree.

2/22/2012 Pocomoke City Police responded to a call for a Theft of a purse with cash inside. Upon arrival Pocomoke Police learned the victims purse was taken by a person who she allowed into her apartment for a brief moment. Pocomoke City Police canvassed the area searching for the suspect matching the description the victim provided, police then located the suspect. Pocomoke Police arrested Maranuita Holland, age 47 of Snow Hill, MD. Holland was charged with Theft Scheme.

2/23/2012 Pocomoke City Police served two Warrants on Shawn M. Thomas, age 26 of Pocomoke and Martha J. Thomas, age 27 of Pocomoke. Pocomoke Police arrested and charged both suspects with 2nd degree Assault.

2/24/2012 Pocomoke City Police received a call for Theft with the suspect leaving the store on foot. Police located an individual matching the description given by the complainant. Upon contact with the suspect the Officers conducted a search. Upon searching the suspect Police located approximately (1) one ounce of suspected Marijuana and (6) six individual bags with approximate street value of $25 each on the suspect. Pocomoke City Police arrested Christopher D. Carrion age 21, of Pocomoke City. Carrion was charged with CDS Possession with Intent to Distribute Marijuana and CDS Possession of Marijuana.


 Kelvin D. Sewell
Chief of Police


Anonymous said...

Way to go Pocomoke PD. Heck of a way to end the week.

Anonymous said...

Wow pocomoke city police have made a 360 degree turn within the last couple of months. congrats to the leadies and gentlemen from the pcpd.