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Southern Maryland Cocaine Conspirator Sentenced to 14 Years In Prison

 

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Greenbelt, Maryland - U.S. District Judge Peter J. Messitte sentenced Jonathan Latif Chase, age 37, of California, Maryland, today to 14 years in prison followed by five  years of supervised release for conspiracy to distribute and possess with intent to distribute five kilograms or more of cocaine, and cocaine base, commonly known as “crack cocaine.”

40-Year-Old Man Sentenced to Over 10 Years for Drug Dealing and Money Laundering

 40-Year-Old Man Sentenced to Over 10 Years for Drug Dealing and Money Laundering

 

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PGPD Arrest Suspect Responsible for Three Burglaries in College Park

PGPD Arrest Suspect Responsible for Three Burglaries in College Park

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Silver Spring Crack Dealer Sentenced to Over 15 Years In Prison

Silver Spring Crack Dealer Sentenced to Over 15 Years In Prison

 

U.S. District Judge Alexander Williams sentenced Trent Ingram, age 40, of Silver Spring, Maryland, today to 188 months in prison, followed by four years of supervised release, for possession with intent to distribute crack cocaine.  Judge Williams enhanced Ingram’s sentence upon finding that he is a career offender based on four previous drug convictions. 

 

Police Investigate Homicide in Fairmount Heights

The Prince George’s County Police Department’s Homicide Unit is investigating the murder of 34 year-old Antwain Elisha Henderson that occurred early Wednesday morning in Fairmount Heights, Maryland.

On August 31, 2011, at approximately 5:00 a.m., patrol officers and fire fighters responded to the 800 block of Balsamtree Place for a vehicle fire.  Once the fire was extinguished, the burned body of Henderson, of the 5600 block of Coolidge Street, Capitol Heights, Maryland, was discovered inside the vehicle.  Detectives are working to identify the suspect(s) and establish a motive in this case.  The investigation is ongoing in this case.

25 Vehicles Pulled Over at DUI Checkpoint

25 Vehicles Pulled Over at DUI Checkpoint

 

The Howard County Department of Police conducted a Sobriety Checkpoint on Friday, August 19, 2011 into the morning hours of Saturday, August 20th.  The Checkpoint was established on eastbound MD Rt. 175 at Columbia Gateway Drive in Columbia.

844 vehicles passed through the checkpoint, which was manned by Howard County Police Officers and Maryland State Police Troopers. Representatives of the local chapter of Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) were also in attendance.

 Twenty Five (25) vehicles were pulled over for further examination and Ten (10) drivers were arrested and charged with Driving under the Influence of Alcohol. Two drivers were arrested for a drug violation.