On March 10, 2018 Cpl. Denton, Dfc. Childress, and Deputy S. Naughton conducted traffic enforcement in the area of Saint Leonard Road and Calvert Beach Road when they stopped a vehicle for speeding. While making contact with the driver later identified as David Lee (30) of Mechanicsville, Cpl. Denton and Deputy S. Naughton recognized signs of possible drug use.
Dfc. Childress conducted a K9 scan of the vehicle resulted in a positive alert. A search of the vehicle resulted in ten syringe needles. It was also determined through Emergency Communications that Lee was driving on a suspended license.
Lee was placed under arrest and transported to the Calvert County Detention Center and charged with CDS: Possession of Paraphernalia.