Calvert Sheriff’s Arrests for August 21, 2019

News Release, and Mugshots courtesy of Calvert County Sheriff’s Office

On August 14, 2019, Deputy Rzepkowski conducted a traffic stop on Southern Maryland Boulevard at Doris Drive in Owings. Calvert Emergency Communications advised the driver, Carlton Eugene Baldwin (35, pictured top left) had an active warrant through the Harford County Sheriff’s Office. Baldwin was removed from the vehicle and detained.

A search of the vehicle revealed a glass smoking pipe with burnt residue, two cut straws with white powder residue and a small vial with white powder residue. Baldwin was placed under arrest and transported to the Calvert County Detention Center where he was charged with CDS: Possession of Paraphernalia and served his warrant.

On August 16, 2019, Deputy R. Shrawder responded to the Tiki Bar in Solomons for the report of a male arguing with a female outside of the business. While attempting to locate the subjects, Deputy Shrawder observed a fight in the middle of the street involving the male subject he was looking for, Sheldon Taylor Shaw (26, pictured top right), with the female standing close by.

Shaw refused to place his hands behind his back and continued to resist as he was being handcuffed. He was completely uncooperative while receiving medical treatment and refused to get into the patrol vehicle. Shaw was placed in the jail van and transported to the Calvert County Detention Center where he was charged with Disorderly Conduct, Resisting/Interfering with Arrest, Failure to Obey Reasonable/Lawful Order, Trespassing on Private Property and Second Degree Assault.

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