On October 11, 2015, Anne Arundel County Police Officers were called to the area of Coachway in Annapolis, MD 21401 in reference to an armed subject with a gun. The caller reported that a male had just pulled a gun on her and her friend for not agreeing to perform a sexual act. Interviews with the victims revealed that the suspect had grabbed one of the victims and pointed a handgun at her head. As the second victim intervened, the same suspect grabbed her and placed the gun under her chin. As the victim was attempting to pick up a cell phone, the suspect threw the victim’s cell phone into a bedroom wall, the victims were able to escape the home and immediately contact the police department.
The investigation continued and culminated with detectives serving a search warrant at the suspect’s home on October 30, 2015. As a result, numerous pieces of evidence were seized that corroborated the victim’s account of the incident.
Suspect: Roger Thomas Cole Jr, 50 years old, 800 block of Coachway, in Annapolis
The suspect was served with an arrest warrant today charging him with the following offenses:
-2 counts of 1st Degree Assault
-2 counts of 2nd Degree Assault
-Firearm Use in a Felony or Violent Crime
-Prostitution – General
The investigation is continuing and anyone with information concerning this case should contact Detective Greg Pamer #1747 at Western District at 410-222-6155.