Citizen Complaints Lead To Drug Arrest

Frederick man is charged with possession of marijuana.

A Frederick man was arrested on Wednesday at his home following a search and seizure operation. John Raven Noel Thomas,22, is charged with possession of marijuana with intent to distribute, possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.

The Sheriff’s Office says its Narcotics Investigation Section received numerous complaints during the month of April about suspected drug activity at an apartment in the 5700 block of Trailview Court in Frederick. During the search and seizure operation, deputies say they confiscated a large quantity of marijuana, packaging supplies and 13-hundred dollars in cash.

The Sheriff’s Office says citizens who suspect drug activity in their neighborhoods are encouraged to call the Narcotics Investigation Section at 301-600-7180.