Firearm/Drug Trafficking Suspect Arrested
According to the warrant, County Police Detectives executed a court ordered search and seizure
warrant at a residence in the 2000 block of Virginia Avenue in Landover, MD where they found 16 grams of suspected marijuana, two digital scales, a handgun, legal lease documents and over $1,100 dollars. Following a search of the residence and further investigation, police detectives sought an arrest warrant for Phillips.
On January 8, 2015, Deputies along with members of the PGSO Specialized Services Team (SST) located Phillips at the address of the incident. As they arrived at the residence, they saw someone believed to be Phillips fleeing from a bush. After a short foot chase, Phillips was captured, custody was transferred over to County Police after which he was transported by County Police to the Prince George’s Hospital for injuries obtained from attempting to scale a fence.
Phillips is also charged with CDS Possession –Marijuana, CDS Possession-Paraphernalia, and CDS Possession with Intent to Distribute.
Armed Carjacking Suspect Extradited
Sheriff’s deputies extradited Kevin Neal to Prince George’s County, MD on January 11th from the Federal Correctional Institution located in Fairton, New Jersey. Neal, who is from the District of Colombia, was wanted on an arrest warrant for Armed Carjacking issued by the District Court of Prince George's County on May 2, 2015.
According to the warrant, on April 28, in the 1000 block of Elkwood Lane in Capitol Heights, Md., Neal and two other suspects approached a couple as they exited their vehicle. As they approached the couple, Neal is alleged to have pointed a handgun at them, demanded their property and ordered them to lie down on the ground, after which he and the others fled the scene in the vehicle. The warrant further states that several items of electronics were stolen.
Neal is also charged with Armed Robbery, Handgun on Person, First and Second Degree Assault, Theft $1,000 to under $10,000 and Firearm Use/Felony Violent Crime.