SMCSO Arrests for January 12, 2019

News Release, St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office
Willard Douglas Bright

Violation of Protective Order- On January 6, 2019, Dep. Henry responded to the St. Mary’s County Detention and Rehabilitation Center in Leonardtown, for the reported protective order violation.  Investigation determined Willard Douglas Bright, age 54 of California, sent the victim a letter in violation of a valid court order prohibiting Bright from contacting the victim.  Bright was charged with Violate Protective Order.  CASE# 1119-19

Willard Douglas Bright

Assault-  On January 8, 2019, Dep. Chase responded to the 46000 block of Midway Drive in Lexington Park, for the reported disturbance.  The victim advised Mark Anthony Baltimore, age 52 of Marbury, Maryland, brandished a knife and threatened the victim while the two were arguing over a cellphone. Baltimore became confrontational on the scene and began threatening the victim in Dep. Chase’s presence.  Baltimore was advised he was under arrest, at which time Baltimore refused to place his hands behind his back.  After a brief struggle Baltimore was arrested and charged with Assault 1st and 2nd Degree, Resisting Arrest, and Disorderly Conduct.  CASE# 1462-19

Mark Anthony Baltimore