On this date members of the Frederick police Department were conducting surveillance in the 100Blk. Willowdale Dr. Officers observed a vehicle with several occupants engaged in suspicious behavior in this area. Once the vehicle began to leave the area, officers observed the driver commit a traffic violation and a traffic stop was initiated.
An officer made contact with the driver who was identified as Joseph Wilson. After a brief conversation a police K-9 was summoned to the scene. The police K-9 alerted officers to the presence of narcotics emanating from the vehicle. Wilson was placed under arrest due to the positive K-9 sniff. The vehicle was searched incident to arrest and a quantity of marijuana was located inside the vehicle.
A passenger who was identified as Zachary Sherman consented to a search of his person. Sherman was in possession of several cigarettes which were dipped in PCP. Both suspects were transported to the Frederick County Adult Detention Center for an appearance before the District Court Commissioner.