Three charged for drugs by Maryland State Police Near Waldorf


Waldorf, Maryland – On Thursday, January 21, 2021, at approximately 2:58 am, Trooper R. Thomas from the Maryland State Police La Plata Barrack conducted a traffic stop on a Toyota Camry for a traffic violation. Upon contact with the occupants of the vehicle, a strong odor of marijuana was emitting from the vehicle.

A probable cause search of the vehicle revealed 3 loaded handguns, 198 grams of suspected marijuana, suspected Oxycodone, suspected Codeine and US Currency. The driver was identified as Marvin Darkwah, 24 yoa of Alexandria, VA and the passengers were identified as Phil Darkwah, 27 yoa of Alexandria, VA and Zachary Davis, 25 yoa of Alexandria, VA.

The investigation is continuing and being investigated by Trooper R. Thomas of the Maryland State Police La Plata Barrack. (21-MSP-002570)  All persons charged with a crime are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

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