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By TaNoah Sterling and TaNoah Sterling,SUN STAFF | November 21, 1995
A Jessup man was arrested Friday and charged with resisting arrest after he allegedly punched and kicked an officer and ran from the scene of an accident, county police said.Officer Kevin Mont was investigating an accident involving a stolen car at the intersection of Hog Neck and Fort Smallwood roads shortly before 12:30 a.m. Friday. He broadcast a description of two suspects during his investigation, police said.Officer Ervin Lemaster saw two men fitting the description hiding behind a pickup truck parked outside Chet's Bar in the 7900 block of Elizabeth Road, police said.
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By Michelle Deal-Zimmerman, The Baltimore Sun | July 26, 2013
The pregnant woman who went into labor after a scuffle with police in Ocean City last weekend has been charged with second-degree assault, disorderly conduct, resisting arrest and obstructing law enforcement. Dalima Ekundayo Ibironke Palmer, 24, faces the charges in connection with a disturbance on the beach last Sunday afternoon involving several people. Ocean City Police said she was part of a fight that began when a lifeguard approached a disorderly group to ask them to tone it down and one of the men in the group responded with threats.
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July 6, 1994
County police charged a 34-year-old Pasadena man with resisting arrest and two counts of battery of a police officer after he allegedly struggled with two officers investigating a domestic dispute Saturday night, police said yesterday.James Kent Foresman of the 1900 block of Main Ave. also was charged with spousal assault on his wife, Stacey Anne Foresman, 22, who lives at the same address, police said.Mrs. Foresman called police to the house about 10:30 p.m. Saturday and told officers her husband had thrown her around the bedroom and choked her, police said.
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By Jessica Anderson, The Baltimore Sun | June 6, 2013
The White Marsh man fatally shot by Baltimore County police Wednesday night was known to work on neighbors' cars and bring them big pots of "s'getti. " "I was kind of shocked when all of this went down. He wasn't very big," said Curtis Gardner, a lifelong friend of Arnett Myers. However, Gardner added, "he had this history" with police. Myers, 57, who police said reached for one officer's gun before a second shot him, was found guilty in 2006 of assault and resisting arrest. He was sentenced to eight months' incarceration and two years' probation, online court records show.
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By Annie Linskey and Annie Linskey,SUN STAFF | September 7, 2005
An Anne Arundel County police officer was treated at a Baltimore hospital over the weekend after she was dragged 45 feet by a fleeing suspect, police said yesterday. Officer Tanya Minion suffered minor injuries after she grabbed onto a vehicle as the suspect sped away from police at 1 a.m. Sunday, police said. The driver pushed the officer off the car, police said. Tony Joseph Wieland, 39, of Jessup was later arrested and charged with assault, resisting arrest and first-degree burglary, police said.
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By Heather A. Dinich and Heather A. Dinich,SUN STAFF | August 30, 2005
UPPER MARLBORO - Chris McCray, a senior captain on the Maryland men's basketball team, was arrested early Sunday morning and charged with resisting arrest and two other misdemeanor counts by Prince George's County police after an altercation with about 15 other individuals. According to court documents, the Terps' second-leading scorer from last season needed a one-second shot of pepper spray on his face to be placed under arrest after he escaped the first time. Campus and county police separated two large groups around 3:20 a.m. at the intersection of Knox Road and Baltimore Avenue in College Park.
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By Del Quentin Wilber and Del Quentin Wilber,SUN STAFF | February 23, 2002
Prosecutors have declined to press charges against a police officer who was arrested in Southwest Baltimore and accused of loitering and resisting arrest. Thomas Pettiford, a 9-year veteran assigned to the department's central records unit, has been suspended with pay pending an internal inquiry, police said. Pettiford was off duty and with a group of six or seven men and women in the 2500 block of W. Fairmount Ave. about 7:30 p.m. Thursday, police said. Police officers told the group to move along because they were loitering, but Pettiford and others refused to do so, police said.
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By Sheridan Lyons and Sheridan Lyons,SUN STAFF | April 2, 2002
A Hampstead man convicted of attacking his girlfriend and resisting police - in separate incidents last summer - was sentenced yesterday to two years in prison. Douglas Raymond Salvatore, 38, of the 1200 block of N. Main St. was found guilty yesterday in Carroll County Circuit Court of second-degree assault, resisting arrest and violating a protective order. The incident involving his girlfriend occurred July 6 in the 2600 block of Hoffman Mill Road, between Hampstead and Westminster.
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By Larry Carson and Lisa Goldberg and Larry Carson and Lisa Goldberg,SUN STAFF | April 16, 2002
A 33-year-old man wanted in a series of commercial burglaries was captured in Columbia on Sunday after a brief struggle with an off-duty Howard County police officer. Robert William Stone of the 7900 block of Harriet Tubman Lane in Simpsonville - the county's most wanted fugitive - is being held without bail on charges of burglary, malicious destruction of property, resisting arrest, theft and assault, court officials said. Off-duty officer Chad Myers spotted a man he recognized as Stone about 5:10 p.m. Sunday entering a home in the 6100 block of Turnabout Lane, near Howard Community College, said police spokeswoman Sherry Llewellyn.
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By Brent Jones | June 8, 2000
A Baltimore County judge officially dismissed charges of assault and resisting arrest against former Temple Owls and St. Frances basketball star Mark Karcher yesterday. Karcher was involved in an incident outside of a Rosedale nightclub last month and was charged with three counts of first-degree assault and resisting arrest. Assistant Baltimore County state's attorney Dean Stocksdale said the state decided not to pursue the case. Karcher, 21, was not in attendance at Towson District Court.
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By Monique Jones and Jeff Zrebiec, The Baltimore Sun | April 22, 2013
Less than two weeks after signing a one-year contract with the Ravens, linebacker Rolando McClain was arrested in Decatur, Ala., on Sunday and charged with disorderly conduct and resisting arrest. McClain, who is from Decatur and played college football at Alabama, was arrested after an incident at Pines Park, according to a police report. Police officers arrived at Pines Park in response to a reported disturbance, resulting from what witnesses said was somebody spitting on McClain's car, according to Lt.
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By Justin George, The Baltimore Sun | January 14, 2013
Baltimore police on Monday charged a 37-year-old man in connection to a police-involved shooting over the weekend that left two wounded. Police said Theodore Smith, who lives on the 500 block of Rossiter Ave. in the Wiinston-Govans neighborhood, fought with an officer who was trying to clear a crowd outside a Homeland neighborhood take-out business early Sunday. The officer moved to disperse the crowd that had gathered in the 5400 block of York Road when he got into a physical struggle with Smith, who refused to show identification, police Det. Jeremy Silbert said.
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By Peter Hermann, The Baltimore Sun | August 16, 2011
Former Ravens player Jermaine Lewis, who returned a kickoff for a touchdown in the team's 2001 Super Bowl victory, has been charged with driving recklessly and resisting arrest after police said an officer had to use a Taser to subdue him. Police said witnesses followed Lewis' vehicle Monday evening and reported that it was swerving and had run over a volunteer fire company sign before it turned into the player's home on Pleasant Grove Road in...
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April 20, 2010
A 21-year-old Baltimore city police officer accused of pulling a gun during a dispute at a Windsor Mill bar was terminated by the agency Tuesday, police said. Jamar Lloyd Barnes, of Parkville, has been charged with pulling a gun on staff at Corinthian Lounge and Restaurant on Friday night and resisting arrest when confronted by Baltimore County police officers. City police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi said Barnes, who was assigned to the Central District but was still in his probationary period as an officer, was terminated Tuesday afternoon.
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By PETER SCHMUCK | May 6, 2008
I'm pretty sure that if you got yourself a big federal grant and did a study, you'd find that professional athletes are not - on average - any less intelligent than the general population, but you'd never know that by the headlines. On almost any given day, somebody in sports is proving the timeless wisdom of fictional philosopher Forrest Gump, who was fond of pointing out that "stupid is as stupid does." Case in point: Former Orioles pitcher John Bale, who fractured his hand punching a door Friday in Cleveland.
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May 5, 2008
Chicago Bears running back Cedric Benson was charged with failing a sobriety test while operating a 30-foot boat, then resisting arrest before being hit with pepper spray and dragged ashore by officers near Austin, Texas. Benson, 25, faces charges of boating while intoxicated and resisting arrest after the incident Saturday night on Lake Travis, Travis County Sheriff's Department spokesman Roger Wade said. Benson was released from jail early yesterday on a $14,500 bond. The charges are misdemeanors, each punishable by up to six months in jail and a $2,000 fine.
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By Annie Linskey and Annie Linskey,SUN STAFF | September 7, 2005
An Anne Arundel County police officer was treated at a Baltimore hospital over the weekend after she was dragged 45 feet by a fleeing suspect, police said yesterday. Officer Tanya Minion suffered minor injuries after she grabbed onto a vehicle as the suspect sped away from police at 1 a.m. Sunday, police said. The driver pushed the officer off the car, police said. Tony Joseph Wieland, 39, of Jessup was later arrested and charged with assault, resisting arrest and first-degree burglary, police said.
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By Heather A. Dinich and Heather A. Dinich,SUN STAFF | August 30, 2005
UPPER MARLBORO - Chris McCray, a senior captain on the Maryland men's basketball team, was arrested early Sunday morning and charged with resisting arrest and two other misdemeanor counts by Prince George's County police after an altercation with about 15 other individuals. According to court documents, the Terps' second-leading scorer from last season needed a one-second shot of pepper spray on his face to be placed under arrest after he escaped the first time. Campus and county police separated two large groups around 3:20 a.m. at the intersection of Knox Road and Baltimore Avenue in College Park.
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