News Release, Calvert County Sheriff’s Office

On April 9th, 2019 a lookout was broadcasted for a possible intoxicated driver. Cpl. Harms located the vehicle a short time later in the area of Route 2 and Dalrymple Rd where he initiated a traffic stop. The driver, who was later identified as Dodanim Ninrod Aguirre(32), immediately rolled up the windows of the vehicle, refusing to provide Cpl. Harms with any identification. Aguirre was ordered several times to put down the window or open the door to no avail. Aguirre was subsequently removed from the vehicle and placed under arrest. 

Dodanim Ninrod Aguirre

A search of the vehicle revealed a HK P30 .40 caliber handgun containing 12 rounds in the magazine, as well as several empty beer cans. Aguirre was transported to the Calvert County Detention Center where he was charged with Dangerous Weapon- Conceal, Failure to Obey a Reasonable/Lawful Order, Obstructing & Hindering, Loaded Handgun on Person, Loaded Handgun in Vehicle, Handgun on Person, Handgun in Vehicle and several traffic citations for driving under the influence.


On April 10th, 2019 Deputy Sturdivant was dispatched to the Southern Branch Library located in Solomons for a check welfare. It was learned that the suspect had been drinking heavily and stated he fell and injured his face. An attempt to locate was conducted in the area with negative results. Several hours later, Deputy Sturdivant was dispatched to the area of Solomons Urgent Care in Solomons for the report of a disorderly subject.

Gary Scott Arbaugh Jr.

Upon arrival, Deputy Sturdivant made contact with the same suspect from the previous call, Gary Scott Arbaugh Jr. (36), and placed him into handcuffs. While speaking to Arbaugh, Deputy Sturdivant could smell a strong odor of an alcoholic beverage emitting from his breath. Arbaugh Jr. was treated at the hospital for his injuries then transported to the Calvert County Detention Center where he was charged with Disorderly Conduct, Public Intoxication, Intoxicated Endangerment, and Possession of an Open Container in Public.


On April 13th, 2019 Dfc. T. Buckler responded to the Chesapeake Beach Fastop pavilion area for the reported CDS violation. The complainant advised that the suspect, Brenda Dickerson (52), was selling his prescription medication at the Fastop. Dfc. T. Buckler made contact with Dickerson and notified her of the alleged offense. Dickerson gave Cpl. Wilson six full pills and two half pills from her person, which she stated were her prescribed Xanax.

Brenda Dickerson

There was no prescription bottle located on Dickerson. Dickerson was placed under arrest and transported to the Calvert County Detention Center where she was charged with CDS: Possession- Not Marijuana. After arriving at the Detention Center, an additional blue pill was located on her person.


On April 13th, 2019 Deputy Sampson conducted a traffic stop in the area of Route 2 and Clyde Jones Rd. located in Sunderland. Deputy Sampson was almost complete with the traffic stop when he asked the driver and passenger to step out while a K9 scan was conducted. The passenger, Bryan DeAndre Rawlings (23), became very combative and told the driver not to comply. Rawlings was subsequently removed from the vehicle and placed in handcuffs. A K9 scan of the vehicle was then conducted which resulted in a positive alert.

Bryan DeAndre Rawlings

A search of the vehicle revealed 2 baggies with suspected cocaine residue, a clear wrapper from a cigarette carton that had been heat sealed then reopened, and 2 cut straws. Rawlings was placed under arrest and transported to the Calvert County Detention Center where he was charged with CDS: Possession- Not Marijuana, CDS: Possession of Paraphernalia, Obstructing & Hindering, and Resist/Interfere with Arrest.

David M. Higgins II, Publisher/Editor

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