pursuit. Suspect Young was charged with “Possession of Cocaine with the Intent to Distribute”,
“Resisting Arrest”, “Failure to Remain at the Scene of an Accident” and other traffic related offenses.
Joel Shawn Mitchell (Age 29 of Mechanicsville, MD) was observed by detectives purchasing
“Adderall” in the parking lot of a Mechanicsville business. He was stopped, detained and charged with
the drug violation. The distributor was located and identified, charges are pending.
pharmacy. The prescription was placed in the name of “Nicole Lewis”. The suspect who actually
created the false prescription is Kara Pickeral (Age 32 of Hughesville, MD) aka “Kara Walker” and
“Kara Casey”. Detectives detained and subsequently charged Suspect Pickeral with “Attempting to
Obtain a Prescription by Fraud”. The prescriptions were for “Xanax” and “Ambein”, however she was
found to be in possession of “Oxycodone” as well.
Inquiries should be directed to Captain Daniel D. Alioto, Commander of Vice/Narcotics, at 301-