Tuesday, March 20, 2012
Salisbury Police Department Press Releases 3-20-12
Robert Maurice Polk 4th, 29yo of Salisbury, MD was arrested and charged with Possession with the Intent to Distribute Marihuana, Possession of Marihuana, Possession of Paraphernalia (4 counts).
On March 18, 2012 at approximately 2:20pm, officers were conducting a stop sign enforcement detail in the area of Zion Rd and Centre Rd. During this detail, officers observed a vehicle being operated by Polk fail to make a complete stop at the intersection. Polk was stopped in the area of Kiley Dr and advised of the reason for the traffic stop. During the contact with Polk, a strong smell of raw marihuana was detected. Polk was also extremely nervous during his contact with the officers.
Permission to search the vehicle was obtained from Polk. During the search, a large quantity of marihuana was seized. The amount seized was indicative of distribution. Polk was released to the custody of central booking.
at 3/20/2012 10:07:00 AM