UPDATE: Police release more information on arrest of County Sheriff Ron Bateman, weapons and credentials seized
On Sunday, April 10, 2016 just before 7:30 p.m. officers from Eastern District responded to an address on Pasadena Yacht Yard Road for a domestic violence call. The victim advised her husband Mr. Ronald Bateman assaulted her in their residence. Upon arrival officers noticed injuries to the victim and damage to the residence. Mr. Bateman was subsequently arrested and charged with second degree assault. It should be noted that the suspect is the Sheriff of Anne Arundel County, his weapons and credentials have been taken for safe-keeping per protocol. The Under-Sheriff Rick Tabor has been notified. The victim advised officers she would seek medical treatment on her own.
This is still a very active investigation; any additional information will follow if it becomes available.
Arrested: Ronald Bateman, 54 years-of-age, Pasadena, Second-Degree Assault