Maryland

Police: Hurlock man found sleeping in roadway

HURLOCK, Md. - The Dorchester County Sheriff's Office says a Hurlock man was arrested early Saturday on a drug charge after he was reportedly found sleeping on a road.

A deputy responded at around 3 AM Saturday to a report of someone laying in the roadway of Osbourne Road in Hurlock. Upon arrival, the deputy reportedly found a man sleeping in the road and woke him up.

Police say the suspect, identified as Eric Scott Quinn, 18, was found during a search to be in possession the opioid pain medication tramadol without a prescription. The deputy also reportedly found a small quantity of marijuana.

Quinn was arrested and charged with possession of tramadol and given a civil citation for possession of marijuana under 10 grams. Quinn has been committed on a $3,000 bond, officials said.


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