COLLEGE PARK, Md. (WJZ) — Police have arrested and charged a University of Maryland student who allegedly sent anti-Semitic text messages to another student on its College Park campus.
The University of Maryland Police said a student reported that she received anti-Semitic messages from a person she did not know.READ MORE: Police Investigating After A 36-Year-Old Man Was Shot In The Back In East Baltimore
Through an investigation, a detective was able to identify the suspect who allegedly sent multiple messages to the victim because of her religious beliefs.READ MORE: Baltimore City Council Approves Emergency Security Deposit Relief Act, Awaits Mayor Signature
Muqarrab Ahmed Abdullah has been charged with electronic communication harassment, telephone misuse, race/religion crime.MORE NEWS: 31 People Shot In One Week In Baltimore; Mayor, Commissioner, State’s Attorney Announce Plan To Stop Violence
Police released a mugshot of Abdullah later Sunday evening.