September 21st, 2011 by WCBC Radio
Tuesday, September 20, 2011 @ 11:11 AM CDS Arrest
While on patrol in the Maryland Ave. area an officer observed a vehicle stopped in the middle of the road impeding the flow of traffic. He then observed the vehicle back up almost striking a vehicle that was behind it. The vehicle then continued onto Maryland Ave. where the officer was able to stop the vehicle. While the vehicle was being stopped he observed the passenger reaching under the passenger’s seat and then throw a bag into the back seat. The officer made contact with the operator and the passenger who was identified as Mark Anthony Smith. When Smith was questioned about his actions he advised that he had a baggie of marijuana. The officer located a marijuana smoking device and a small baggie of marijuana in the bag. Smith was placed under arrest and transported to PH where he was charged and processed.
Mark Anthony Smith Age: 31 Maryland Ave., City
Charge: Possession of Marijuana, Possession of Paraphernalia
Smith was taken for a Bond Hearing and posted a $2000 Bond.
District Court Arrest Warrants Served
Alonzo Gene Butler III Age: 18 W. First St., Cumberland, MD
Charges: 2 cts Second Degree Assault, 2 cts Affray, Disorderly Conduct
Butler was taken for a Bond Hearing and held in the ACDC on a $10,000 Bond.
Miguel Quinton VanMeter Age: 19 Pear St., Cumberland, MD
Charges: Theft less than $100, M/V Unlawful taking, Unauthorized use M/V
VanMeter was taken for a Bond Hearing and held in the ACDC on a $7500 Bond.
Carolyn Diane Johnson-Warner Age: 60 Walech Hill RD, Frostburg, MD
Charge: Bench Warrant Fail to appear