EDGEWATER, Md. (WJZ) — Anne Arundel County Police are investigating after an employee was attacked by a customer at a Taco Bell in Edgewater.
Thomas Weitzel Smith, 35, of Edgewater, was charged with assault and destruction of property.READ MORE: Security Camera Video Shows Chaotic Scene, Quick Police Response After West Baltimore Mass Shooting
Officer responded to 3091 Solomons Island Road shortly after 11:30 a.m. on June 4 for a report of a disorderly person. The caller stated that a customer threw a rock through the drive-thru window and shattered the glass. Once on the scene, officers learned from the victim that Weitzel-Smith entered the store enraged and using profanity.
When asked to leave by the manager, the suspect threw a stool injuring their hand. Once asked to leave again, Weitzel-Smith threw a rock shattering the drive-thru window. Officers found the suspect on Mayo Road. He was arrested and charged.READ MORE: Leaders Call Fells Point Violence 'Tragic & Unacceptable,' Police Urging People To Speak Up
It is unclear what led up to this incident.Maryland Offices, Schools Announce Closures Friday In Observance Of Juneteenth