Sunday, March 20, 2016

VIce/Narcotics Arrests

John Wendell Young aka “John-John” (Age 41 of Chaptico, MD) was indicted as a result of a vehicle pursuit. Suspect Young was charged with “Possession of Cocaine with the Intent to Distribute," 
"Resisting Arrest,” and “Failure to Remain at the Scene of an Accident” and other traffic related offenses. 

John Wendell Young

 Joel Shawn Mitchell (Age 29 of Mechanicsville, MD) was observed by detectives purchasing “Adderall” in the parking lot of a Mechanicsville business. He was stopped, detained and charged with the drug violation. The distributor was located and identified; charges are pending.

Detectives received information regarding a “Fraudulent Prescription” being passed at a local pharmacy. The prescription was placed in the name of “Nicole Lewis.” The suspect who actually created the false prescription is Kara Pickeral (Age 32 of Hughesville, MD) aka “Kara Walker” and “Kara Casey.”Detectives detained and subsequently charged Suspect Pickeral with “Attempting to Obtain a Prescription by Fraud.” The prescriptions were for “Xanax” and “Ambien,” however, she was found to be in possession of “Oxycodone” as well.

Kara Pickeral

Inquiries should be directed to Captain Daniel D. Alioto
Commander of Vice/Narcotics
301-475-4200, ext. *1918.