On May 12, 2013 The Frederick Police Department was notified by Baltimore Shock Trauma of the death of Ricky Quan Shelton. Mr Shelton was the victim of a pedestrian accident on May 2, 2013 in the 300 Block of N. Market Street. The vehicle operator, Anthony James Cilluffo, was arrested that evening and charged with several offenses to include Driving under the influence of alcohol. With the death of Mr Shelton, Cilluffo may now faces several additional charges. Those charges will be brought forward during Grand Jury proceeding in the near future. This case is still open and on going. Additional Information will be provided when it is available.
On 05/02/2013 at approximately 12:31am, the Frederick Police Department responded to the Old Towne Tavern parking lot, located in the 300 Blk of North Market Street, for a single vehicle accident involving a struck pedestrian. Upon arrival at the scene, officers were immediately directed to the struck pedestrian who was later identified as Ricky Quan Shelton. Due to the injuries sustained by Shelton, he was flown to the University of Maryland R Adams Cowley Baltimore Shock Trauma Center for treatment. As the officers on scene continued the investigation, the driver of the striking vehicle was identified as Anthony James Cilluffo. Based on the circumstances of the accident and Cilluffo’s observed level of impairment, he was placed under arrest and transported to the Frederick County Adult Detention Center. The Frederick Police Department is asking that anyone who may have witness the accident or may have further details about the incident to please contact OFC. Scott McGregor at the number listed below. Tips can also be left anonymously on the Frederick Police Department tip line at 301-600-TIPS (8477), emailed to: firstname.lastname@example.org, or sent via text to 240-674-TIPS (8477). At the time of this press release, Shelton is in serious but stable condition.
Anthony James Cilluffo
W/M DOB: 03/17/1988
8000 Blk of Hollow Reed Court
Frederick, MD. 21701
Driving While Impaired by Alcohol
Driving While Impaired by Alcohol Per Se
Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol
Ricky Quan Shelton
W/M DOB: 06/08/1953
1st Blk of Degrange Street
Frederick, MD. 21701
OFC. Scot McGregor
Sgt. Jay Brown