Calvert Sheriff’s Arrests for October 9, 2019

Incident Briefs and Mugshots courtesy of the Calvert County Sheriff’s Office

On September 1, 2019, Deputy Parks responded to Bank of America in Prince Frederick for the report or a disorderly subject. The complainant advised that the subject, Patricia Lynn Taylor (55), was walking through the middle of the parking lot, dropped her bank card and had fallen in the parking lot.

Upon making contact with Taylor, Deputy Parks detected a strong odor of alcohol emanating from her breath and person. Taylor advised she had drunk alcohol prior to driving to the bank. Taylor was placed under arrest and transported to the Calvert County Detention Center where she was charged with Intoxicated Public Disturbance.


On October 1, 2019, Deputy Savick conducted a traffic stop at Lower Marlboro Road and Southern Maryland Boulevard in Owings. The driver, James Eugene Stratchko (33), advised that he was under the influence of Gabapentin and Suboxone and was removed from the vehicle. Deputy Savick observed (12) green pills wrapped in cellophane in a white bag in plain view.

Stratchko advised the pills were Xanax and were prescribed to him, however, he did not have the prescription with him. Stratchko was placed under arrest and transported to the Calvert County Detention Center where he was charged with CDS: Possession-Not Marijuana and multiple traffic citations for driving under the influence.


On October 2, 2019, Deputy Sampson conducted a traffic stop in the parking lot at Chick-Fil-A in Prince Frederick. Upon arrival, the driver, Shane Benton Havens (24), entered the restaurant leaving his car running in the parking lot. After making contact with Havens inside the restaurant, Deputy Sampson returned to the vehicle with Havens where he observed a clear plastic tear-off bag on the floor of the vehicle.

A search of the vehicle was conducted which revealed (4) plastic tie-off bags and a search of Havens’ person revealed a cigarette pack containing a small baggie of (8) suspected Oxycodone pills. Havens was placed under arrest and transported to the Calvert County Detention Center where he was charged with CDS: Possession-Not Marijuana, CDS: Possession of Paraphernalia and multiple traffic citations.


On October 4, 2019, Deputy Parks responded to the Sheriff’s Office for the report of a disorderly subject.

Throughout the encounter with deputies the subject, Eric Eugene Butler (38), was disorderly and resisted arrest. Butler was placed under arrest and transported to the Calvert County Detention Center where he was charged with Obstructing and Hindering, Disorderly Conduct and Resisting/Interfering with Arrest.  


On October 6, 2019, Deputy Wilder responded to the Calvert County Detention Center for the report of a CDS violation.  Upon arrival he was advised that Nicole Marie Fant (34) entered the jail concealing two small bags, one containing a strip labeled “Zubsolv” and one containing Adderall and Xanax.

Fant was charged with Possessing CDS while Confined/Detained, CDS: Possession-Not Marijuana, Possession of Contraband in a Place of Confinement and CDS: Possession of Paraphernalia.


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