31 People Arrested at Maryland Phish Concert

Vocalist Trey Anastasio, left, and bassist Mike Gordon of Phish perform at the Hampton Coliseum in Hampton, Va.
Vocalist Trey Anastasio, left, and bassist Mike Gordon of Phish perform at the Hampton Coliseum in Hampton, Va. (Steve Helber - AP)
Tuesday, August 18, 2009; 3:20 PM

Howard County police arrested 31 people at a Phish concert at Merriweather Post Pavilion on Saturday and seized drugs and cash.

Four men were charged with drug possession with intent to distribute and other charges, police said. Authorities said the men were traveling in a white recreational vehicle that contained drugs and $12,000 in cash.

Twenty other people were charged with drug possession. Three others were charged with drug possession with intent to distribute. Two people were charged with assault, and two were charged with trespassing.

-- Maria Glod


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