On Saturday, October 22, 2016 at approximately 2:30 p.m., officers from the Anne Arundel County Police Department’s Southern District responded to the area of Southern Maryland Boulevard and Sands Road in Lothian for a domestic dispute. Upon their arrival they located the victim, a 41 year old Lothian resident, who reported that her boyfriend, Martin Luther King Jr., shot at her vehicle several times as she was driving. The victim was not injured.
Officers quickly located the suspect’s vehicle parked in the Lyons Creek Trailer Park and identified a residence where they believed he was inside. Members of the Police Department’s Special Operations Section responded, however it was determined that King was not inside the residence.
At approximately 10:15 p.m., King voluntarily surrendered himself to Officers at the Southern District Station where was arrested without incident. King was transported the District Court Commissioners Office for his initial hearing.
- Martin Luther King Jr.
- 1500 Block Isle Court
- Prince Frederick, Maryland 20678
- Attempted 1st degree murder
- Attempted 2nd degree murder
- 1st degree assault
- 2nd degree assault
- Reckless endangerment
- Use of handgun to commit felony/violent crime