Released on September 24, 2018 - 1:25pm

                          

 NEWS RELEASE

HOWARD COUNTY POLICE DEPARTMENT

ANNE ARUNDEL COUNTY POLICE DEPARTMENT

 

For Release:    Sept. 24, 2018                        

Contacts:         HCPD: Sherry Llewellyn, 410-313-2236, [email protected]

                        AACPD: Sgt. Jacklyn Davis, 410-222-8700, [email protected]

 

Thirteen indicted in lengthy drug investigation

Marvin Little, 30, of Laurel, charged as drug kingpin

 

As a result of a joint investigation that began in early 2017, the Howard County and Anne Arundel County Police Departments are announcing 13 indictments in a drug ring that was operating in both counties.

 

The two agencies, with additional assistance from the Laurel Police Department, conducted a lengthy investigation into a high-level cocaine and heroin distributor, Marvin Little, 30, of Laurel, operating across the central Maryland area. During the investigation, detectives served 10 search warrants, which resulted in the seizure of:

  • More than $300,000 in cash
  • Jewelry valued at more than $180,000
  • Five vehicles
  • Five handguns (one stolen)
  • An assault rifle (stolen)
  • Approximately 12.5 kilograms of cocaine
  • Approximately 1.25 kilograms of heroin/fentanyl mix

 

Of the 13 indictments, all in Howard County, seven are listed below. The other names are not releasable at this time due to sealed indictments or other outstanding investigative issues. 

 

MARVIN CRAIG LITTLE, 30, OF LAUREL, INDICTED FEB. 16, 2018

  1. Kingpin Cocaine
  2. Kingpin Heroin
  3. Gang Participation
  4. Conspiracy Cocaine
  5. Conspiracy Heroin
  6. Import Heroin
  7. Volume Dealer Heroin
  8. Possess with Intent to Distribute Heroin
  9. Import Cocaine
  10. Volume Dealer Cocaine
  11. Possess with Intent to Distribute Cocaine
  12. Import Cocaine
  13. Volume Dealer Cocaine
  14. Possess with Intent to Distribute Cocaine
  15. Volume Dealer Cocaine
  16. Possess with Intent to Distribute Cocaine
  17. Import Cocaine
  18. Import Cocaine
  19. Volume Dealer Cocaine
  20. Possess with Intent to Distribute Cocaine
  21. Armed Trafficking
  22. Volume Dealer Heroin
  23. Possess with Intent to Distribute Heroin
  24. Possess with Intent to Distribute Fentanyl mix
  25. Possess with Intent to Distribute Fentanyl
  26. Disqualified Possession of Regulated Firearm
  27. Possess with Intent to Distribute Heroin
  28. Possess with Intent to Distribute Fentanyl mix
  29. Possess with Intent to Distribute Fentanyl
  30. Volume Dealer Cocaine
  31. Possess with Intent to Distribute Cocaine
  32. Import Cocaine

 

MICHAEL ALEXANDER WARD, 23, OF LAUREL, INDICTED FEB. 16, 2018   

  1. Gang Participation
  2. Conspiracy Cocaine
  3. Conspiracy Heroin
  4. Volume Dealer Heroin
  5. Possess with Intent to Distribute Heroin
  6. Possess with Intent to Distribute Cocaine
  7. Possess with Intent Fentanyl
  8. Possess with Intent Fentanyl mix

 

STEPHEN LEE WISE JR., 41, OF ODENTON, INDICTED MARCH 28, 2018

  1. Conspiracy – Narcotic Drug
  2. Volume Dealer -  Heroin

 

JESSE RAY SPIELMAN, 22, OF CROFTON, INDICTED MARCH 28, 2018

  1. Conspiracy- Narcotic Drug

 

LARRY RUFFUS SADDLER, 32, OF LAUREL, INDICTED MARCH 28, 2018

  1. Conspiracy – Narcotic Drug

 

SAMSON MESFUN, 34, OF OAKLEY, CA, INDICTED MAY 2, 2018

  1. Conspiracy to import cocaine
  2. Conspiracy to Distribute cocaine

     

    REGINALD BRYAN MATHIS, 34, OF TEMPLE HILLS, INDICTED MAY 2, 2018

  1. Conspiracy to distribute narcotic drug

     

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