Media Release, 1/27/20

During the week of January 20 - January 26, deputies of the Calvert County Sheriff’s Office responded to 1,353 calls for service throughout the county.

Burglary: 20-4586

On January 24, 2020, Deputy Crum responded to Lower Marlboro Road in Huntingtown for the report of a burglary. The complainant advised that over the last three months, beer has been going missing from his garage refrigerator, causing him to install surveillance cameras. On January 24, the cameras showed an unknown male suspect exiting the garage carrying a large bag containing approximately 30 beers. The value of stolen property is $20.

Theft: 20-4151

On January 22, 2020, Deputy Payne responded to the Tractor Supply Co. in Huntingtown for the report of a theft. The complainant advised that sometime between 3:00 p.m. on January 21 and 5:00 a.m. on January 22, an unknown suspect(s) stole 40 pallets from the side of the building. The value of stolen property is $200.

Theft: 20-4692

On January 25, 2020, Deputy Parks responded to Calvert Fair Drive in Prince Frederick for the report of a theft. The complainant advised that sometime between 8:30 p.m. and 10:30 p.m. on January 25, an unknown suspect(s) stole her wallet from her purse which were inside her vehicle. The value of stolen property is $400.

Theft: 20-4967

On January 26, 2020, Deputy Sturdivant responded to Cambridge Place in Prince Frederick for the report of a theft. The complainant advised that his Apple AirPods were stolen from the basketball court in the neighborhood. The value of stolen property is $160.

Arrests

***On January 20, 2020, Deputy Anderson and Cpl. Denton responded to Walmart in Prince Frederick for the report of a disorderly subject. Upon arrival, deputies observed Philip Holladay Dew III, 44, lying on the ground in front of the store, and appeared to be heavily intoxicated. The complainant advised that Dew was in the vestibule area of the store refusing to leave, and attempting to fight another employee. Dew was placed under arrest and transported to the Calvert County Detention Center where he was charged with Disorderly Conduct.Dew III, Philip Philip Holladay Dew III

On January 22, 2020, Deputy N. Buckler conducted a patrol check at the Fastop in Chesapeake Beach. Deputy Buckler noticed Derwin Montel Jones, 24, who had an active arrest warrant through the Calvert County Sheriff’s Office. Jones was detained and a search was conducted which resulted in a plastic bag containing suspected crack cocaine, two white pills suspected to be Oxycodone, and a small bag of marijuana. Jones was placed under arrest and transported to the Calvert County Detention Center where he was served his warrant, and charged with CDS: Possession- Not Marijuana.Jones, Derwin Derwin Montel Jones

On January 23, 2020, Deputy Aranda conducted a traffic stop on Burr Oak Court in Prince Frederick. The driver, Kris Montell Collins, 48, exited the vehicle and ignored multiple commands from law enforcement to get back in the vehicle. After briefly resisting, Collins was placed under arrest and transported to the Calvert County Detention Center where he was charged with Failure to Obey a Reasonable/ Lawful Order, Disorderly Conduct, and Resisting/Interfering with Arrest.Collins, Kris Kris Montell Collins

On January 24, 2020, Deputy Aranda conducted a traffic stop on South Solomons Island Road at Rousby Hall Road in Lusby. The driver, Michael Gene Newkirk, 30, advised he had an airsoft pistol in the backseat, as well as prescribed medication and syringes. Newkirk was removed from the vehicle and a search was conducted with resulted in two spoons, both with white and brown residue on them, as well as three used syringes, a cut straw, and a rolled monetary bill. A search of Newkirk’s person resulted in a tourniquet, as well as a prescription bottle containing Newkirk’s prescribed medication, and pieces of an unknown orange colored pill. Newkirk was placed under arrest and transported to the Calvert County Detention Center where he was charged with CDS: Possession- Not Marijuana and CDS: Possession of Paraphernalia.Newkirk, MichaelMichael Gene Newkirk

On January 25, 2020, Deputy Deleon responded to the area of CVS in Dunkirk for the report of an intoxicated person. Calvert County Emergency Communications advised that a female was seen stumbling along the road, and falling into the grass. Upon arrival, Deputy Deleon observed Chloe Kaitlin Hitt , 18, who appeared to be intoxicated, walking along Southern Maryland Boulevard. Upon making contact with Hitt, Deputy Deleon detected the odor of alcohol emanating from her breath, and observed Hitt to have a difficult time standing without stumbling. Hitt was placed under arrest and transported to the Calvert County Detention Center where she was charged with Intoxicated Public Disturbance, Disorderly Conduct, Indecent Exposure, and Intoxicated Endangerment.Hitt, ChloeChloe Kaitlin Hitt

Citizens with information on any criminal activity in Calvert County, who wish to report it anonymously, can now access the Calvert County Crime Solvers page. Citizens can also visit the Crime Solvers website, or call 410-535-2880.

Crime Solvers offers rewards of up to $1,000 for information that leads to the arrest or indictment of a person involved in criminal activity.