UPPER MARLBORO, Md. (AP) — A judge has ordered GPS monitoring for a Maryland man accused of calling himself a “joker” while phoning in a threat to his workplace.
The Baltimore Sun reports the judge also barred Neil Prescott from any access to guns during a hearing Thursday in Prince George’s County Mental Health Court. Prescott has been receiving outpatient mental health treatment for the past week.READ MORE: O'Malley & Brown Tied In Democratic Primary For Maryland Attorney General, Poll Shows
He’s been charged with using a telephone to make threats. Police say Prescott threatened on July 27 to load his guns and shoot up his workplace. Police recovered about two dozen weapons and ammunition in his Crofton apartment.READ MORE: Police Identify 2 Men Killed In Northeast Baltimore Triple Shooting
Prescott’s attorney, William Brennan, gave the judge a report from a social worker and a doctor that found Prescott was “not a danger.”MORE NEWS: Maryland Weather: Mostly Sunny & Warm
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