During the week of September 7 – September 13 deputies of the Calvert County Sheriff’s Office responded to 1,191 calls for service throughout the community.
On September 13, 2020, Deputy Freeland responded to Woods Road in St. Leonard for the report of a theft. The complainant advised that sometime during the overnight hours an unknown suspect(s) stole gas from their vehicle using a plastic hose. The value of stolen property is $30.
On September 7, 2020, Deputy Kwitowski responded to Walmart in Prince Frederick for the report of a theft. The complainant advised two male suspects were observed placing various electronic and clothing items in their cart and exiting the store without paying, then leaving in their vehicle. Deputy Sampson located the vehicle, and detained the male suspects, Curtis James Downs (71) and Franklin Lee James, Jr. (60), who provided a name and date of birth that were later determined to be false. Deputies recovered the stolen items and Downs and James, Jr. were placed under arrest and transported to the Calvert County Detention Center where it was determined James, Jr. had active warrants through the Calvert County Sheriff’s Office and Virginia. Downs was charged with Theft: $100 to under $1,500. James, Jr. was charged with Theft: $100 to under $1,500, False Statement to Police Officer, and was served with his warrants.
On September 9, 2020, Deputies responded to the area of St. Andrews Road and Chesapeake Beach Road for the report of a silver vehicle going off the roadway into the median and damaging a street sign before leaving the scene. Deputies were unable to locate a vehicle or a suspect. Shortly after, Deputy Gilmore responded to the area of McDonald’s in Chesapeake Beach for a welfare check on a vehicle matching the description of the fleeing vehicle. Upon making contact with the driver, Caetano Juyaghn Quattlebaum (40), Deputy Gilmore observed Quattlebaum to be disoriented and Quattlebaum advised he had gone off the roadway on Chesapeake Beach Road, causing damage to his vehicle. Quattlebaum exited the vehicle, at which time Deputy Gilmore observed him attempting to conceal an item from under the driver’s seat. A search of Quattlebaum’s person resulted in a plastic bag containing numerous pills suspected to be Alprazolam, which he did not have a prescription for, as well as several folds of US currency. Still located under Quattlebaum’s driver’s seat was a cut straw containing powdery residue. Quattlebaum 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.
On September 13, 2020, Deputy Shrawder conducted a traffic stop on Little Cove Point Road at Foxwood Lane in Lusby. Upon making contact with the driver, Matthew Scott Long (36), Deputy Shrawder observed Long to have slurred speech and lethargic movements. Long exited the vehicle and a search was conducted resulting in a pill bottle containing eleven suspected Clonazepam pills, and seven partial pills suspected to be Alprazolam, which Long does not have a prescription for. Long 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.