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News Release, Vice-Narcotics; St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office

In June of 2020, detectives from the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office Vice Narcotics Division responded to the scene of a death investigation in which the victim’s primary cause of death was the result of an overdose of a controlled dangerous substance. The investigation determined Tyreke Kenyatta Cutchember, 44 of Lexington Park, to be a distributor of controlled dangerous substances.

Search warrants were executed on Cutchember’s vehicle and residence. During the search warrants, a large number of prescription medications, currency, and a loaded handgun were recovered. Cutchember was arrested and charged with Possession of CDS: Not Marijuana.

The investigation continues pending a review with the State’s Attorney Office for St. Mary’s County.