Pocomoke Man Arrested On Drugs, Guns


A Pocomoke man was arrested Wednesday after he ran from police after a traffic stop. 23-year-old Eric Bishop failed to stop at a stop sign in the area of Young and Short Streets when police tried to pull him over. Bishop pulled into a driveway on 7th Street and took off running. Police chased and eventually arrested Bishop. They found 20 grams of cocaine and a loaded handgun on him. Bishop was charged drug and gun possession and a slew of other charges and is being held without bond.