Support Local Journalism

$
$
$

Your contribution is appreciated.

Thank you for all of your comments, ideas, photos and support!

On January 22, 2018 Deputy R. Evans conducted a traffic stop in the area of Sixes Road and Grays Road, Prince Frederick. Deputy Evans approached the vehicle and made contact with the driver, Richard Kidwell Jr. After running his information, Deputy Evans approached the vehicle, this time from the passenger side and recognized an odor of marijuana coming from the vehicle. After a search of the vehicle, Kidwell was placed under arrest for an active warrant through Montgomery County and transported to the Calvert County Detention Center. Correctional Officer McDowell conducted a search on Kidwell and found 20 grams of suspected marijuana in a plastic bag as well as another 10 gram bag of suspected marijuana during the strip search. Kidwell was charged with CDS: Possession of Marijuana 10 gm+ and Possession/Receive CDS While Confined/Detained (Marijuana).


On January 23, 2018 Deputy R. Shrawder responded to Clay Hammond Road, Prince Frederick for the report of a burglary. Because of previous burglaries at his home, the homeowner set up trail cameras around his house. After watching the trail camera footage, Deputy Ward and Trooper Rucker recognized the male captured on camera and identified him as Kevin Riggleman. Deputy Ward and Trooper Rucker located Riggleman walking on Clay Hammond Road where he was arrested and transported to the Calvert County Detention Center. Riggleman was served three active warrants and charged with Trespassing: Private Property and Second Degree Burglary.


On January 24, 2018 Deputy Ridgely responded to Shore Acres Way, Prince Frederick for a report of a suspicious vehicle. Deputy Ridgely made contact with the driver, identified as Danielle Murphy (33). While speaking with Murphy, Ridgely noticed a damp cigarette in the center console by her touch screen. The passenger, later identified as Ryan Graves (39) kept touching a damp cigarette and was asked to exit the vehicle. Once out of the vehicle, Deputy Ridgely immediately recognized the odor of PCP. Both Murphy and Graves were placed under arrest. Graves was transported to the Calvert County Detention Center and charged with CDS: Possession-Not Marijuana (PCP) and CDS: Possession of Paraphernalia. Murphy was transported to the Calvert County Sheriff’s Office and charged with CDS: Possession-Not Marijuana (PCP), CDS: Possession with Intent to Distribute, CDS: Possibly Marijuana 10 gm+, two counts of CDS: Possession of Paraphernalia, and Altering Drug/Alcohol Test.


On January 24, 2018 Deputy Yates responded to Calvert Health Medical Center, Prince Frederick for the report of a check welfare of an individual refusing medical treatment. Marisa Ramos (24) refused to listen to Deputy Yates and continued to make several loud outbursts. She was asked to refrain from yelling in the hospital and warned that if she continued to do so, the consequence would be her arrest. After an additional loud outburst in the hallway, Ramos was placed under arrest and transported to the Calvert County Detention Center where she was charged with Disturbing the Peace and Failure to Obey Lawful Order.