On October 27, 2015 at approximately 12:30 am, officers from the Anne Arundel County Police Department’s Southern District responded to the 200 block of Mayo Road in Edgewater in reference to an assault. Upon arrival, they located an adult aged victim who stated she had been assaulted by a man she just met. The victim told officers she was asleep in a bedroom when the suspect entered the room yelling at her. The victim attempted to leave; however, the suspect would not let her go. During the assault the victim was choked and struck multiple times on her face and head area. The victim was transported to the Anne Arundel Medical Center due to her injuries. Officers located the suspect and arrested him without incident.
Detectives from the police department’s Criminal Investigation Division as well as Southern District Detective Unit responded to assist with the investigation. The suspect was charged with Attempted First and Second Degree Murder, First and Second Degree Assault, Reckless Endangerment and False Imprisonment.
Arrested: Gurpreet Singh Malhi 30 year old, Mayo Road in Edgewater, Maryland