Bouncer At Md. Bar Charged With Assaulting Patron

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — A bouncer at a popular bar in College Park has been charged with beating up a customer.

Prince George’s County police spokeswoman Julie Parker says Marcus Anthony Plummer, 28, a bouncer at R.J. Bentley’s on Route 1, choked, punched and threw the patron to the ground over the weekend.

She says the fight began when the customer, a 23-year-old member of the Air Force who is from Wyoming, tried to get back into the bar after being thrown out for tossing his drink on a customer. Parker says Plummer weighs nearly 400 pounds.

Plummer has been charged with first-and second-degree assault and reckless endangerment. He was released on $50,000 bond.

Online court records don’t list a lawyer for Plummer, and no phone number could immediately be found.

(Copyright 2012 by The Associated Press.  All Rights Reserved.)

blog comments powered by Disqus
Track Weather On The Go With Our App!

Listen Live