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Cambridge Drug Bust Leads to 5 Arrests

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CAMBRIDGE, Md.- A drug bust on a Cambridge home has resulted in the arrests of five people on a variety of charges.

Dorchester County Sheriff James Phillips said that shortly after 4 a.m. Friday, Sept. 6, members of the county's narcotics task force executed a search and seizure warrant at 503 Clinton St. Phillips said that once task force members entered the home, 35-year-old Leon George Lofland of that address attempted to flee through the back door but was taken into custody without incident.

According to Phillips, the search revealed 8.6 grams of marijuana, 6.5 grams of cocaine, 2.2 grams of heroin, a working digital scale, $194 in cash and packaging materials.

Lofland was charged with possession with intent to distribute marijuana, possession of marijuana, possession of cocaine and possession of paraphernalia. He was ordered held in lieu of $25,000 bond.

The following four other suspects were also arrested:

  • William Lee Collins, 38, of 7023 Williamsburg Church Road, in Hurlock, was charged with possession with intent to distribute cocaine, possession of cocaine and possession of paraphernalia. He was ordered held in lieu of $30,000 bond.
  • DeGonya Taliesha Adamson, 19, of 503 Clinton St. in Cambridge, was charged with possession with intent to distribute cocaine, possession of cocaine and possession of paraphernalia. She was ordered held in lieu of $15,000 bond.
  • Tabari Asha McCready, 31, of 105 Greenwood Ave. in Cambridge, was charged with possession of marijuana and possession of paraphernalia. He was ordered held in lieu of $5,000 bond.
  • Anthony Jerome Wright, 35, of 857 Park Lane in Cambridge, was charged with
    possession of marijuana and possession of paraphernalia. He was ordered held in lieu of $10,000 bond. 

The narcotics task force was assisted by the Dorchester County Sheriff's Office and Maryland State Police.

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