ANNAPOLIS, Md. (WJZ) — Two Annapolis guys are charged in connection to getting discovered with a loaded handgun and 60 grams of suspected marijuana Wednesday morning.
Officers have been patrolling in the 1400 block of Tyler Avenue exactly where they observed a group of folks outdoors playing dice at about 12:54 a.m.
They approached the group- and that is when 3 folks fled, like two guys who fled into the woods on Hunt Meadow Dr.
The two guys ran into the woods and a single of the guys reached into his waistband and pants, police stated.
The officers started a search and situated the guys close to Hunt Meadow Drive
A single of the suspects, 28-year-old Martin Smith was discovered with a baggie of suspected marijuana weighing about 18 grams and a digital scale in his possession.
The other suspect, 21-year-old Tywond Blair- the suspect officers saw reaching into his waistband- was discovered with marijuana and a handgun.
Officers checked the path the suspects fled down to obtain a loaded handgun, digital scale and extra bag of suspected marijuana weighing about 32 grams, police stated.
Police also stated a different bag of suspected marijuana weighing about 20 grams was situated close to the location the suspects initially fled from.
Smith was arrested and charged with possession of marijuana with intent to distribute, illegal possession of the handgun and six other connected criminal charges.
Blair was arrested and charged with possession of marijuana with intent to distribute, illegal possession of the handgun and seven other connected criminal charges.
Each are getting held at the Jennifer Road Detention Center without the need of bond.
Written By WJZ Apprentice Ju’waun Morgan