Monday, August 2, 2010

NEWS RELEASE - Arrest for Controlled Dangerous Substance Cocaine

City of Takoma Park Police Department
• 7500 Maple Avenue • Takoma Park, Md 20912

For more information contact:
Public Information Officer (PIO)
Catherine Plevy, 301/891.7142 or 240/338.2901

August 2, 2010 (5:44 p.m.)

On July 30, 2010, at approximately 7:03 p.m., Takoma Park Police responded to the 8600 block of Flower Avenue for reports of a suspicious vehicle. Officers responded to the location and came into contact with Trevelyn Hinton, 27, of Silver Spring, Maryland, who was in possession of Cocaine. Hinton was placed under arrest and charged with possession of Controlled Dangerous Substance (CDS) - Cocaine - and possession of CDS paraphernalia. Hinton was taken to the Montgomery County Central Processing Unit for an appearance before a District Court Commissioner.