BALTIMORE (WJZ)– City police arrested a domestic assault suspect after forcing their way into the apartment he was in early Tuesday morning.
At about 2:30 a.m., officers responded to the 2500 block of West Patapsco Avenue where they forced their way into the apartment for the safety of those inside.READ MORE: Maryland Beats Rutgers, Bowl Bound For 1st Time Since 2016
Police discovered 27-year-old Samuel Joyce and a female victim with a laceration on her head.
While officers were arresting Joyce, they discovered a loaded 9mm handgun in plain sight. Joyce told officers the gun was his.READ MORE: First Snow Of Season Could Bring Slick Spots, Little Accumulation To Parts Of Maryland
Police recovered recovered and transported Joyce to Central where he has been charged with first- and second-degree assault and handgun violations.Baltimore Police Seek Help Identifying Young Boy Walking Street Early Saturday