DRUG DISTRIBUTION ARREST / RT 144 @ SIDNEY RD / FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 10, 2021
On 09/10/2021 at approximately 3:56 PM, a MAPD Officer observed a vehicle traveling westbound on E Ridgeville Blvd in the area of S Main St. The officer observed an equipment violation and conducted a traffic stop in the area of RT 144 and Sidney Rd. During the stop officers discovered the back seat passenger, JEANNIE SHEPHERD to have two felony warrants out of West Virginia. Officers conducted a probable cause search of the vehicle and recovered 46 capsules of suspected Heroin, approximately three grams of suspected Fentanyl, six Methadone Hydrochloride pills, and various drug paraphernalia.
LINNIE DEAN was a front seat passenger in the vehicle and had control of the recovered controlled dangerous substances. Investigation lead Officers to believe DEAN and SHEPHERD are involved in drug distribution based on the quantity of drugs located. LINNIE DEAN was arrested and transported to Frederick County Detention Center for processing.