Vice Narcotics Detectives conducted a several week long investigation into possible drug dealing in a LexingtonPark neighborhood. As a result a Search and Seizure Warrant was obtained and executed on February 24, 2012. Three suspects were observed by Detectives through a window preparing cocaine for consumption as the Officers readied to enter the home.
Vice Narcotics Detectives, assisted by the St. Mary’s CountySheriff’s Office Emergency Services Team and the K-9 Unit, executed the warrant and upon entering the home numerous items of evidence were recovered. These items included cocaine located inside a microwave in the process of being converted from powder cocaine to crack cocaine, more than $12,600 in cash, nearly $1,000 in crack cocaine, $100.00 worth of marijuana, State of Maryland Independence Subsistence Cards, seven cellular phones, digital scales, four televisions, a laptop and other electronic devices deemed profits from drug sales. The following individuals were arrested:
1-Marcus Tyrek Chase (Age 26 of LexingtonPark
2-Sharia Natalie Buck (Age 24 of LexingtonPark
3-Lisa Marie Tippett(Age 46 of LexingtonPark
4-Jeffrey Glenn Burch (Age 37 of LusbyMd.
5- James Alfred Illenburger (Age 45 of LusbyMd.
Additional charges and arrests are pending a State’s Attorney’s Office review.
Previous Arrest Stories Involving Ms. Tippett:
1-Marcus Tyrek Chase: Currently incarcerated.
2-Sharia Natalie Buck: Released on her own personal recognizance same day.
3-Lisa Marie Tippett: Released after paying $3,000 bond same day.
4-Jeffrey Glenn Burch: Released on his own personal recognizance 2/27/2012.
5- James Alfred Illenburger: Released on his own personal recognizance same day.