News Release, Calvert County Sheriff’s Office— All arrestees are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

On May 6, 2019 Deputy B. Wilson responded to HG Trueman Rd, Lusby for the report of a firearms complaint. The suspect, John Earl Drury (21), was heavily intoxicated and armed with a shotgun. Drury put the gun down, came out of the residence and was placed under arrest.

John Earl Drury

He was transported to the Calvert County Detention Center where he was charged with 1st Degree Assault, 2nd Degree Assault, Reckless Endangerment, Intoxicated Endangerment and Firearm Use/Felony-Violent Crime.  


On May 10, 2019 Dfc. T. Buckler conducted a traffic stop in the area of Cox Road and East Chesapeake Beach Road, Chesapeake Beach. While making contact with the occupants of the vehicle, Dfc. Buckler observed money ($162) laying in the driver’s lap and a large pile of white powdery substance on the passenger seat.

Tyier C. Brooks

Both subjects were removed from the vehicle and detained. A search of the passenger, Tyier C. Brooks (29), revealed a container with approximately 13 grams of suspected heroin and $171. Standard field sobriety tests were conducted on the driver, Adam Dwain Bowen (31), which resulted in his arrest. Brooks and Bowen were both transported to the hospital due to their level of impairment.

Adam Dwain Bowen

After being released from the hospital, they were transported to the Calvert County Detention Center where they were charged with CDS: Possession-Not Marijuana and CDS: Possession with Intent to Distribute as well as multiple traffic citations for Bowen for driving under the influence.  


On May 10, 2019 Dfc. Boerum responded to Calvert Health Medical Center for the report of a disorderly subject. Darryl Washington (56) was refusing to leave after being discharged and making verbal threats to staff.

Darryl Washington

Washington was placed under arrest and transported to the Calvert County Detention Center where he was charged with Disorderly Conduct and issued a Trespass warning from CHMC. 


On May 13, 2019 Deputy Bowlan responded to Buckets Sports Bar in Lusby for the report of a disorderly subject. Complainants advised Albert Roland Thomas (54) was waving money in their faces and doing pushups inside the bar before asked to leave. Thomas was found walking on the shoulder of Rousby Hall Road. Deputy Bowlan spoke with him and advised him he was free to be on his way, but Thomas became disorderly and stumbled into the roadway.

Albert Roland Thomas

Deputy Bowlan placed Thomas under arrest and transported him to the Calvert County Detention Center where he was charged with Failure to Obey Lawful Order, Resisting/Interfering with Arrest and Disorderly Conduct.  

David M. Higgins II, Publisher/Editor

David M. Higgins was born in Baltimore and grew up in Southern Maryland. He has had a passion for journalism since high school. After spending many years in the Hospitality Industry he began working in...