The Frederick Police Department’s Patrol Division has made an arrest of a man vandalizing City property…
On 05-10-2014, officers of the Frederick Police Department responded to the Overlook Park, in Frederick City, in reference to a graffiti complaint. Through the investigation, it was determined there were several persons inside of the park spraying items with spray paint. With assistance from the public, a description of the suspects was provided and distributed to patrol officers in the area.
Shortly after the initial call for service, Officer First Class Michael Weaver located a person matching the description provided. This person was identified as, Darnell Omar Hampton. Hampton admitted to being responsible for the graffiti and spray paint cans were located in a backpack he was wearing.
Based on the above information, Hampton was placed under arrest. During a search of Hampton’s person and backpack, marijuana and a digital scale were located.
Hampton was transported to the Frederick County Adult Detention Center for an appearance before the District Court Commissioner.
Darnell Omar Hampton
1600 block of Colonial Way
(2) Counts of Destruction of Property
(1) Count of Possession of Marijuana
(1) Count of Possession of Marijuana/intent to distribute
(1) Count of Drug Paraphernalia
Incident Type: Graffiti Complaint
Location: 501 Coralberry Place
Arresting Officer: OFC Michael Weaver (Patrol B)
Author of release: Cpl. Jon Holler @ 301-600-6388 or firstname.lastname@example.org