Thurmont Police arrested a Walkersville man Saturday afternoon after he was seen in a parking lot littering. John Hugh, III, 33, fled on foot when an officer approached him, authorities said. He was eventually apprehended, but police said while he was running he was seen throwing items out of his pocket. Officers located $400 in cash and recovered packages of suspected marijuana, cocaine and heroin.
Investigators also discovered that Hough had an outstanding warrant.