POCOMOKE CITY POLICE
March 16, 2012 to March 30, 2012
3-17-2012 Pocomoke Police Officers conducted a traffic stop for a vehicle travelling upon the roadway with extremely loud music. Upon contact with the driver, the Officer detected an odor of marijuana emanating from the vehicle. A Probable Cause Search was conducted and suspected marijuana was located in the vehicle ashtray. Ioannis Agathos, 22, of Pocomoke City, MD was placed under arrest for “Possession of Marijuana” and related traffic offenses. Agathos was released on his own recognizance pending trial.
3-21-2012 Pocomoke Police Officers responded to the Pocomoke High School in reference to a student found to be in possession of a suspected controlled dangerous substance on school grounds. Enrique Armondo Farrar, 18, of Pocomoke City, MD was found to be in possession of a pouch, which contained suspected marijuana wrapped in plastic wrap. Farrar was removed from the school grounds and arrested and charged with “CDS Possession Marijuana” and was released on his own recognizance pending trial.
3-22-2012 Pocomoke Police Officers responded to a call at the Pocomoke Wal-Mart for a subject trespassing on their property after receiving prior notification. Upon arrival, Officers met with Store Security and an individual identified as Robert Boyd Hayman, 65, of Pocomoke City, MD. Hayman had previously been issued a Three (3) year Judicial Order not to trespass upon the property of Wal-Mart which stemmed from a previous theft case at the store. Hayman was arrested and charged with “Trespass” and was released on his own recognizance pending trial.
3-29-2012 Pocomoke Police Officers were dispatched to the Pocomoke Wal-Mart in reference to a Theft. Upon arrival, Store Security met Officers in reference to a subject who intentionally walked past all point of sales without stopping to purchase items that were concealed on her person. Megan Benton Bowden, 26, of Pocomoke City, MD was arrested and charged with “Theft” of over $300 worth of merchandise. Bowden was placed on a $5,000 Bond and transported to the Worcester County Jail.
3-28-2012 Pocomoke City Police arrested Joseph Iberhim Ahmed of Pocomoke for intentionally providing a “False Statement to an Officer” regarding a motor vehicle theft that was reported on March 15, 2012. Ahmed was released on his own recognizance pending trial.
Chief Kelvin Sewell
Pocomoke City Police Department