Carroll Man Sentenced To Suspended Jail Time Following Dispute Friday Evening

A Carroll man has been sentenced to a suspended jail sentence after pleading guilty to criminal mischief and disorderly conduct charges in District Court for Carroll County. According to a criminal complaint from the Carroll Police Department, officers were dispatched at approximately 10:44 p.m. on Friday evening to the 500 block of North Court Street on a report of an altercation taking place. An initial investigation showed 23-year-old Larry Cornelius Shipp had been involved in a verbal argument with another male and damaged a washing machine by throwing it over during the dispute. Shipp was arrested and transported to the Carroll County jail, where he was charged with the simple misdemeanor offenses. He pled guilty during an initial appearance and was sentenced to five days in jail with credit for time served. The sentence was suspended for a period of 12 months on the condition Shipp not commit any other criminal offenses during that time.