2011-09-15 / Police Reports

Man Wanted In Maryland Taken Into Custody

A Washington, D.C., man was taken into custody Saturday evening along Interstate 70 after state police discovered a warrant had been issued for his arrest out of Howard County, Md.

According to state police, 35-year-old Larry Theodore Pickett was pulled over during a traffic stop at 7:29 p.m. while operating a Dodge Ram truck through Brush Creek Township. Pickett, police said, was allegedly travelling 87 miles per hour in a posted 55- mile- per- hour speed zone.

Pickett was arraigned before Magisterial District Judge Wendy Mellott, who set his bail at $20,000 straight.

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