Date and Time: 6/23/17 @ 0347 hrs
Location: Rt 113 @ Rt 610, Bishopville, MD
Vehicle(s): 2001 Ford Escape VA registration BRNXBOI
Driver: Robert Boyle Jr ( 43 ) of Virginia Beach , VA
Accused: Robert Boyle Jr ( 43 ) of Virginia Beach, VA
Charges: 2 Counts of Handgun in Vehicle
2 Counts of Handgun on Person
On 6/23/2017 at approximately 0347 hrs, MSP Berlin barrack was dispatched to the area of US 113 @ Rt 610 for a motor vehicle collision. Upon making contact with the driver, Robert Boyle Jr a deputy from the Worcester County Sheriff’s Office observed in plain view a loaded Ruger SP101 handgun in the subject’s waistband. The trooper and deputy where able to remove the handgun without incident. A subsequent search of the vehicle revealed a second loaded handgun in a lunchbox which was seated on the passenger’s seat of the vehicle. Boyle was transported to PRMC for injuries he sustained during the motor vehicle collision. Both handguns were seized and placed into evidence. The Maryland Gun Center was contacted and after conducting an investigation determined the gun was not stolen. Boyle will be charged with two counts of handgun in vehicle and two counts of handgun in person. Charges are pending and Boyles will be taken in front of the district commissioners once released from hospital.