Arrest In Brooklyn Park Murder

| December 5, 2010 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel County police have just informed us that they have made an arrest in yesterday’s stabbing death in Brooklyn Park, MD:

Clayton Avila Battle

During their investigation, Homicide Unit detectives were able to identify the shooter in this incident as 33 year-old Clayton Avila Battle of 8005 Nolpark Court in Glen Burnie.  On December 4, 2010 detectives obtained a warrant for his arrest and at approximately 11:30 p.m. officers observed and stopped a vehicle on I-97 at I-695 in Glen Burnie in which Battle was traveling.  He was found to be a passenger in the car and was arrested without incident.

Homicide Unit detectives charged Battle with the first and second degree murder of Kelly Terrell Fisher. Additional charges include: first degree assault, possession of a deadly weapon with the intent to injure and possession of a concealed deadly weapon.

No additional details are available as this is an ongoing investigation.  Battle is being held at the Anne Arundel County Detention Center without bond.

The Homicide Unit encourages anyone with information in this case to call Detective Michelle Mangold at 410-222-3458 or the Anne Arundel County Police Department at 410-222-8610.  Additionally, anonymous call or texts can be made to Metro Crime Stoppers by calling 1-866-7LOCKUP or texting information to them at CRIMES (274637).

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