Date and Time: 05/06/2016 from 2200 to 0200 hours
Location: Rt 50 WB and Hall Rd, Worcester County, MD
Katie Marie Jones a 25 year old female from Berlin, MD – DUI
Jose Mejia-Osorio a 41 year old male from Georgetown, DE – DUI
Rebecca Marie Schmidt-Boyd a 23 year old female from Salisbury, MD – DUI, Marijuana Poss
The Maryland State Police Berlin Barrack, along with Worcester County Sheriff’s Office, Berlin Police Department and the Maryland State Highway Administration conducted a Sobriety Checkpoint on Rt 50 WB and Hall Rd, Worcester County, MD. The Checkpoint was a direct effort by Law Enforcement to identify impaired drivers and remove them from the roadways. The result of these actions reduce the amount of alcohol related collisions.
The efforts of the Checkpoint checked 460 vehicles during the operation. Out of those vehicles, five were removed for Standardized Field Sobriety Tests. Three were arrested for DUI and one was charged for possession of Marijuana under 10 Grams.