In the last 96 hours Annapolis Police officers responded to 400 calls for service and arrested 21 people.
Good News – On 02/17 at 10:30pm officers were in the area of Tyler Av and Woods Dr when they stopped a vehicle with suspended tags. Officers approached the vehicle and smelled a strong odor of marijuana coming from the vehicle. The driver, Wendell Turner, 47, of Glen Burnie admitted to having a marijuana joint inside the vehicle. When officers searched the vehicle they found 42 grams of crack cocaine, 397 grams of marijuana, and 28 full vials of PCP. Turner was arrested and charged with eight criminal counts relating to the possession of illegal drugs. He is being held without bond at the Jennifer Road Detention Center.
Burglary – 201700000711 – Unit block of Silopanna Rd – 02/17 from 7pm to 9pm: An Apple MacBook laptop and three wristwatches were stolen from the home. There were no signs of forced entry.
First Degree Assault – 201700000716 – 100 block of Dock St – 02/18 at 1:50am: Officers responded to Anne Arundel Medical Center to meet with a victim injured in an assault that occurred earlier. The adult male victim reported that he was outside in the area of Dock St when he was involved in an altercation. During the altercation the victim was cut in the neck with a knife causing a shallow 4 to 5 inch laceration. The injury was not life-threatening.
Stolen & Recovered Vehicle – 201700000718 – Unit block of St. Mary’s St – 02/17 at 10pm to 02/18 at 2am: A vehicle was stolen and it was recovered later by Prince Georges’ County Police Department parked and unoccupied.
Theft from Vehicle – 201700000719 – Unit block of City Gate La – 02/17 at 7:30pm to 02/18 at 10am: A Dell laptop computer was stolen from an unlocked vehicle.
Shots Fired – 201700000727 – 1300 block of Tyler Av – 02/18 at 11:15pm: Officers responded to the area for reports of shots fired. They discovered evidence of shots being fired, but no victims were located.
Attempted Theft from Vehicle – 201700000745 – Unit block of Murray Av – 02/19 at 9pm to 02/20 at 8am: Two vehicles were entered possibly using the keys which were left on the victim’s front porch. Nothing was stolen from either vehicle.
Hiring Entry Level and Lateral Police Officers
Do you know someone interested in becoming a police officer? Some jobs are just jobs, others are careers. A career at the Annapolis Police Department gives you a chance to make a real difference. We are hiring entry level and lateral police officers. To apply visit www.annapolis.gov and click on Jobs. The starting salary is $48,425. For more information email firstname.lastname@example.org.