Police Press Release - June 22, 2020
Handgun;CDS Violation (Arrest) / Glen Burnie
On June 19, 2020 at approximately 11:00 p.m. officers responded to check on the well-being of a subject in a vehicle in the parking lot of the Carroll Gas Station located at 7059 Baltimore Annapolis Boulevard. Officers located the vehicle, a silver Mercedes SUV, observed the driver to be incoherent. In plain view in the back seat of the vehicle was a 9mm handgun. The gun was loaded and the hammer was cocked back. 3 heroin capsules and paraphernalia were also located within the vehicle. The driver was arrested and charged accordingly.
Zachary Rae Freeland
300 block of Edward Court
Mebane, NC 27302
Motor Vehicle Theft (Arrest) / Glen Burnie
On June 20, 2020 at approximately 11:35 a.m. officers responded for a motor vehicle theft at the Starbucks located at 6653 Ritchie Highway in Glen Burnie. The victim reported their gold Chevrolet Equinox was stolen out of the parking lot and headed north on Ritchie Highway. Moments later, an officer observed the vehicle and activated his emergency equipment in an attempt to stop the vehicle. The vehicle turned into the Macrotech Parking lot and the driver exited the vehicle and fled. The driverless vehicle then struck a dumpster. The officer observed the suspect running across Ritchie Highway into the Cedar Hill Cemetery. Officers were able to apprehend the suspect who told officers that, while fleeing, he was struck by an unknown silver vehicle. Suspect was transported to Harbor Hospital for a minor leg injury.
Deontae Daquan Tongue
200 block of Kent Road
Glen Burnie, MD
Shooting / Severn
On June 19, 2020 at approximately 3:30 p.m. officers responded for a shooting in the 8200 block of Barrington Court in Severn. Upon arrival officers located an adult male victim with a gunshot wound to his upper torso. Officers rendered medical aid until paramedics arrived. The victim was transported to an area hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. Western District detectives are investigating and ask anyone with information to contact 410-222-6155.