News Release, St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office

The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office Vice Narcotics Division began an investigation in April of 2019 into Anthony Leon Brooks, age 38 of Lexington Park, regarding his involvement in the distribution of controlled dangerous substances (CDS). As a result, search and seizure warrants were obtained for Brooks and a residence in Lexington Park.

On April 2, 2019, members of the Vice Narcotics Division assisted by the Emergency Services Team, and additional support personnel, executed the search warrants. Brooks was found to be in possession of suspected heroin and four handguns. Brooks was arrested and charged with the following:

  • CDS Possession-Not Marijuana
  • Prohibited Person-Possess Ammunition
  • Firearm Possession with Felony Conviction (3 Counts)
Anthony Leon Brooks, age 38 of Lexington Park

Additional charges are pending further review with States Attorney Richard D. Fritz.

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