LAUREL, Md. (WJZ) — Howard County Police arrest a man wanted for assault and false imprisonment in a domestic incident.
Taylor King Pepe, 19, of Howard County, was wanted for assaulting a woman.READ MORE: Maryland Beats Rutgers, Bowl Bound For 1st Time Since 2016
The victim was taken to Howard County General Hospital early Thursday morning. She told detectives that she was assaulted inside Pepe’s home.
Police say the victim had injuries to her face and body.READ MORE: First Snow Of Season Could Bring Slick Spots, Little Accumulation To Parts Of Maryland
Detectives believe that during the assault, Pepe threatened to kill the victim and ordered her not to leave the house.
Pepe was also believed to be in possession of an assault rifle-style weapon.MORE NEWS: Baltimore Police Seek Help Identifying Young Boy Walking Street Early Saturday
He was arrested around 2:45 p.m. in Laurel without incident.