Maryland

Man arrested after reportedly driving on suspended privileges with drugs in vehicle in Salisbury

SALISBURY, Md. - A Berlin man is facing drug charges, after deputies say he had drugs in his vehicle while driving with suspended driving privileges, in Wicomico County.

The Wicomico County Sheriff's Office says on Tuesday, around 8:45 PM, a deputy pulled over 37-year-old Jeremy Oliver, of Berlin, in the area of Lake Street at Isabella Street, in Salisbury. According to the report,  deputies recognized Oliver as driving his vehicle after his driving privileges had been suspended by the State of Maryland. During the traffic stop, authorities say they noticed an odor of marijuana coming from inside Oliver's vehicle which prompted a search. Deputies report that they found a bag of marijuana and 11 individual baggies of crack cocaine during the search. Due to the packaging of the drugs, law enforcement says it appeared destined for distribution.

According to authorities, Oliver was arrested and charged with possession of crack cocaine with the intent to distribute, possession of crack cocaine, possession of drug paraphernalia, and driving while suspended. He is currently being held at the Wicomico County Detention Center on a $10,000 bond.


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