QA Press Release 9/29




INCIDENT:           Armed Robbery

DATE / TIME:      09/17/2015 @ 2205 Hours

LOCATION:         300 Thompson Creek Road, Stevensville, MD


DETAILS:              Victim Collin McKinnon of Chester reported that as he was leaving Food Lion a man approached him armed with a knife and demanded money. The victim handed over $60 and the suspect ran to an older model tan Toyota Camry and fled the area.


The suspect was described as an African American male in his twenties wearing a black hooded sweatshirt with the letters “DC” on the front, jeans and white Nike Jordan tennis shoes. He was about 6’2”, 180 pounds with light brown eyes and a large scar over his right eye.


DEPUTY:               Deputy Joshua Fortiz – Det. Steve Matthews

CASE:                    15-28417


INCIDENT:           Theft / Burglary

DATE / TIME:      09/17/2015 @ 1723 Hours (Reported)

LOCATION:         100 Block of Aravis Court, Grasonville


DETAILS:              William M. Hooks Sr. reported the theft of his black & blue outline foldable Dahon Vybe bicycle from his garage.  The bike was last seen in July and valued at $600.


DEPUTY:               Deputy Keith Buscemi

CASE:                    15-28399



DATE / TIME:      09/18/2015 @ 2308 Hours

LOCATION:         Postal Road @ Cox Neck Road, Chester


DETAILS:              Deputy Prince stopped a gray Mazda for a minor traffic offence. The driver was identified as Matthew Edward Sherwood (22) of Stevensville who was found to be suspended and the car with expired plates. A second subject in the car was Michael Joseph Sheehi 2nd (19) of Chester who was also suspended.


A scan by K9 Blek resulted in seizure of a baggie of suspected marijuana more than 10 grams.


Sherwood was charged with traffic offenses and possession of marijuana with intent to distribute. Sheehi was also charged with possession of marijuana with intent to distribute.


After processing, both subjects were released by a District Court Commissioner on $10,000 unsecured bonds.


DEPUTY:               Deputy Doug Prince

CASE:                    15-28527


INCIDENT:           Assault 1st Degree – Firearm

DATE / TIME:      09/18/2015 @ 2147 Hours

LOCATION:         1300 Block of Roberts Station Road, Church Hill


DETAILS:              Deputies responded to the location for a report of several shots fired in a residence. It was further reported that the suspect had fired several shots into the ceiling and the complainant was located upstairs.


On arrival contact was made with the suspect who exited the residence. After a brief struggle, John Kelvin Plugge (54) of Church Hill was placed under arrest. The victim Louis M. Plugge stated he was upstairs directly above the living room when the shots were fired.


John Kelvin Plugge was charged with Assault 1st & 2nd Degree, Reckless Endangerment and Firearm Use during a felony. He was initially held on a $200,000 bond. At a later Bail Review the court ordered him held without bond.


DEPUTY:               Dfc. Charles Harris – Dfc. Andrew Neall

CASE:                    15-28524


INCIDENT:           Theft

DATE / TIME:      09/18/2015 @ 0831 Hours (Reported)

LOCATION:         2400 Block of Bennett Point Road, Queenstown


DETAILS:              Jared Smith reported the theft of his bicycle from a storage shed at his residence. The bike was a Specialized brand valued at $2400. The victim stated he hadn’t looked for the bike over the past couple of months.


DEPUTY:               Dfc. Brad Martz

CASE:                    15-28442



DATE / TIME:      09/20/2015 @ 2007 Hours

LOCATION:         2700 Block of Cox Neck Road, Chester, MD


DETAILS:              It was reported by a neighbor of the victim that a suspect, Timothy Hildebrand had stolen a hot dog vending trailer belonging to Randy Gammon of Chester. The caller stated had backed his tan Chevrolet SUV up to the trailer and pulled it away from the residence.


Deputies responding located the hot dog trailer abandoned in the roadway in the 1900 block of Keister Drive. While traveling down the roadway the trailer had become disconnected and detached from the SUV. By standers stated that the suspect was Timothy Hildebrand and lived a block over on Roberta Drive.


During the theft of the trailer, Hildebrand had left his dog at the scene. After the trailer had been abandoned, he returned looking for his dog. At this time a verbal altercation occurred between Hildebrand and the owner Randy Gammon with other persons present. At that time Hildebrand grabbed a purse from Leighann Sudhoff of Chester and fled the scene.


Deputies responded to the suspect’s residence, located him the house and placed him under arrest. Hildebrand once in custody complained of medical issues and was transported to the QA Emergency Room. Once released he was transported to Sheriff’s Headquarters for processing.


The Hot Dog trailer was valued at $29,000 and incurred an estimated $1000 damage.  The pocketbook was later recovered in some bushes on Cox Neck Road. It was valued at $275.00. The suspect’s dog was located and cared for that night by one of the victims.


Timothy William Hildebrand was charged with Robbery, Theft and MDOP. His bail was set at $25,000.


DEPUTY:               Cpl. Sean Hampton, Dfc. Jason Rickard and Det. Chase Armington

CASE:                    15-26699


INCIDENT:           Burglary / Theft

DATE / TIME:      09/20/2015 @ 1854 Hours (Reported)

LOCATION:         300 Block of Spring Road, Millington (QA)


DETAILS:              Richard Kleinen reported he was in the process of moving and had left for the night to stay at his new house. Upon returning to the Spring Road residence he found that someone had broken into the garage and stolen his tools. Items included two welding machines, torches, and a Matco tool box with assorted tools. Items were valued at $20,000.


DEPUTY:               Dfc. Rudy Draper

CASE:                    15-28693


INCIDENT:           Recovered Stolen Vehicle

DATE / TIME:      09/20/2015 @ 1325 Hours

LOCATION:         100 Block of Glanding Road, Millington (QA), MD


DETAILS:              Dfc. Burns responded to a report of a car of the road and into a creek. A check of the car, a silver 2001 Toyota 4 door indicated that it was stolen from a residence in North-East Baltimore City. Vehicle was towed from the scene and Baltimore Police notified.


DEPUTY:               Dfc. Nathaniel Burns

CASE:                    15-28669


INCIDENT:           Theft from Vehicle

DATE / TIME:      09/22/2015 @ 1650 Hours (Reported)

LOCATION:         200 Block of Breeding Blvd, Stevensville


DETAILS:              Victim Agatha Ramirez reported the theft of her Coach bag from her car overnight. Her wallet was also moved and $20 taken. The Coach bag was valued at $80 and no damage to the vehicle was reported.


DEPUTY:               Deputy Joshua Fortiz

CASE:                    15-28894


INCIDENT:           Burglary & Theft

DATE / TIME:      09/22/2105 @ 1556 Hours

LOCATION:         100 Block of Baverian Turn, Centreville, MD


DETAILS:              Rodger Weese reported that sometime in the past week an unknown person had broken into his storage shed and taken a set of wheels & tires valued at $1200.


DEPUTY:               Dfc. Eric Goodman

CASE:                    15-28880


INCIDENT:           Assault

DATE / TIME:      09/23/2015 @ 1246 Hours

LOCATION:         400 Block of Spring Road, Millington (QA)


DETAILS:              Deputies responded to the area and located a car reportedly involved in a subject brandishing a firearm. However the car was parked, empty and no one had any knowledge about the incident.


Investigation indicated there had been an altercation at the Crumpton Auction but the parties involved either no longer wished to press charges or had willingness to cooperate.


DEPUTY:               Deputy Scott Hogan

CASE:                    15-28966


INCIDENT:           Theft

DATE / TIME:      09/24/2015

LOCATION:         Kent Town Market, Chester.


DETAILS:              Tierra Nickens of Chester reported losing her debit card sometime between the 20th and 22nd. She discovered the card missing while reviewing her bank account.


Several transactions had been made at various stores for a total of $120. Case remains open at this time.


DEPUTY:               Dfc. Andrew Neall

CASE:                    15-29079


INCIDENT:           Domestic Arrest

DATE / TIME:      09/25/2015 @ 2059 Hours

LOCATION:         4128 Main Street, Grasonville, MD

DETAILS:              Deputies responded to the Grasonville Fire Department for a reported physical domestic. On arrival the male half of the domestic reported after he attempted to contact his wife by text message and she did not respond. Upon arriving home, he found her asleep and checked her phone to see if the message had gone thru. On the phone he found a picture of her that had been sent to another male.


Upon waking her up, an argument began and the suspect began to slap and punch him. The male left the residence with the phone and walked to the fire house to get away. The female suspect followed jumping on his back, pulling on his arm and pushing him into a parked vehicle. The male had several scratches on his hand and ear area. Video at the firehouse verified his statements.


As a result, Shannon Marie Dale (32) of Grasonville was arrested and charged with Assault 2nd Degree and Disturbance of the Peace. She was held by a District Court Commissioner on a $5000.


The male was referred to the District Court Commissioner for a Protective Order which was issued. After service of the Order advising no contact, Shannon Dale called the male from the Detention Center. She was charged with Violation of a Protection Order and Harassment. A District Court Commissioner placed a $2500 bail amount on these charges.


DEPUTY:               Dfc. Kevin Fleck

CASE:                    15-29221



DATE / TIME:      09/27/2015 @ 1625 Hours (Reported)

LOCATION:         117 Yacht Club Drive, Chester, MD


DETAILS:              Brian S. Edwards reported the theft of a Lehr 9.9 Propane Boat Motor and propane tank from his Zodiac dinghy. The items were seen the day before on the boat and were valued at $2600.


DEPUTY:               Deputy Stephen Creason

CASE:                    15-29400



PICS 1 & 2 – Sample photo of Stolen Bike Case 15-28399

PIC 3 &4 – Arrest Photos of Sherwood & Sheehi Case 15-28527

PIC 5 – Arrest Photo of John Kelvin Plugge  Case 15-28524

PIC 6 – Sample Photo of a Specialized Brand Bike  Case 15-28442

PIC 7 – Arrest Photo of Timothy William Hildebrand  Case 15-26699

PIC 8 – Stolen Wheels & Tires  Case 15-28880

PIC 9 – Arrest Photo of Shannon Marie Dale  Case 15-29221

PIC 10 – Sample photo of Lehr Propane Motor Case 15-29400