On July 23, 2017 at approximately 1245 hours, Worcester County Sheriff’s Office Deputies responded to a residence on Jones Road in Pocomoke for a reported burglary.
Upon arrival Deputies learned that allegedly a suspect made entry to the residence by smashing the glass in a sliding door at the rear of the home. The suspect was identified as Tommy Allen Grady, 39 of Pocomoke. Mr. Grady had attempted to steal a .40 caliber semi-automatic pistol, but fled without taking it prior to the Deputy’s arrival
On July 24, Grady was arrested in Fruitland on multiple theft and trespassing charges, as well as the Worcester County warrant charging him with Burglary 1st Degree Burglary 2nd Degree/Firearm Home Invasion Burglary 3rd Degree Burglary 4th Degree/Dwelling Burglary 4th Degree/Tools Firearm Possession during a Crime of Violence, illegal possession of a registered firearm, possession of a concealed deadly weapon, possession of Handgun, Attempted Theft
Mr. Grady is currently being held in the Wicomico County Detention Center.