Frederick Police Patrol Division locate quantity of Crack Cocaine and Heroin on male suspect after searching him after it was discovered he was wanted in Virginia for Forgery. NAC 6
On today's date, 07-29-15, at approximately 1450 hours, officers with the Frederick Police Department responded to the 900 block of Heather Ridge Drive for a report of a fight. Upon arrival, Officers located one of the combatants still in the area. This subject was identified as Howard Warren Mitchell. Mr. Mitchetl would not divulge others involved in the confrontation, however, when Mr. Mitchell's name was checked for warrants, it was discovered Virginia had an open warrant for him for Forgery charges. The warrant was extraditable. A search of Mr. Mitchell's person subsequent to his arrest yielded a quantity of crack cocaine and heroin concealed in the crotch of his clothing. The quantity of both and the packaging indicated the intent for Distribution. Mr. Mitchell was taken to Central Booking for processing after being taken to FMH for treatment for the minor injuries he sustained during the fight he had been involved.
Due to technical problems Central Booking is currently encountering, photos of Mr. Mitchell are not available.
CR # 15-061360
Harold Warren Mitchell
1000 Block Heather Ridge Dr.
Frederick MD 21701
Charges: Possession with intent to Distribute Crack Cocain, Possession with intent to Distribute Heroin, Possession of Crack Cocaine, Possession of Heroin.
Arresting Officer: Officer C. Stanley
Press Release Author: W. Trapp 273