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Wicomico County DUI Checkpoint Nets 5 Arrests

12/22/2008 9:38 AM ET

SALISBURY, Md.- Authorities say two people were busted for DUI at a Dec. 20 sobriety checkpoint held in Salisbury. Three other people were arrested on drug and related charges.

The Wicomico County Sheriff's Office, in coordination with Salisbury City Police and the Maryland Department of Natural Resources held the checkpoint. on eastbound College Avenue at Spring Avenue.

The checkpoint operated between 10:15 p.m. and 12:45 a.m., during which time 301 vehicles passed through. Of those vehicles, four drivers were pulled to the side for the evaluation of alcohol impairment. Of those, two were arrested for DUI. Forty-nine-year-old William Leatherbury Jr. and 32-year-old Matthew Benton Tullos, both of Salisbury were released on citations. 

Additionally three individuals were arrested on drugs charges. One of those suspsects was also arrested on an outstanding warrant.

  • David Allen Cutlip, 41, of Salisbury, was arrested for possession of crack cocaine. He was released on personal recognizance.
  • Jared Christopher Mitchell, 22, of Salisbury was arrested for possession of marijuana with the intent to distribute. In addition, Mitchell was also arrested for a violation of probation on the original marijuana charge. Held was jailed in the Wicomico County Detention Center pending a return to Worcester County to answer to the violation of probation charge.
  • Keith Allen Dutton, 21, of Salisbury, was charged with possession of marijuana with the intent to distribute. He was held in the Wicomico County Detention Center on $20,000 bond.
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