ABERDEEN, Md. (WJZ) — Aberdeen Police arrested a 30-year-old man on gun-related charges.
Maurice Allen, of Aberdeen, was arrested by police Friday night on firearm-related offenses after a search warrant was obtained and executed.READ MORE: Clarksburg Waitress Having Seizure Saved By Off-Duty Montgomery County Officer
According to police, is unclear if Allen was directly involved in Friday’s complaint that a man pointed a gun at a woman’s head while she was playing with a child.
At around 12:56 p.m. on Friday, Aberdeen Police were called to the 300 block of Center Deen Avenue for a 911 call from a female who alleged a man pointed a gun at her while she was playing with a child.READ MORE: Maryland Board Of Education Sets Benchmarks To Lift Schools Mask Mandates
The man went into a residence and later returned outside, allegedly pointing the gun at the victim’s head.
When police arrived, it was unclear if the man was still inside the residence or if he had fled. The neighborhood was locked down and a tactical approach to locate the man was initiated.
During a subsequent search of the residence, a hand gun with an obliterated serial number was recovered.MORE NEWS: Daughter Of Keith Smith Testifies, Says Her Father Killed His Wife Jacquelyn