Baltimore County Police have charged a suspect with first degree assault in connection with an incident in Gwynn Oak.
At 11:16 p.m. last night, Baltimore County Police responded to the 3800 block of Byfield Road 21207 for a report of a domestic. The initial investigation into this incident has indicated that the victim had gone to the suspect’s home to locate the victim’s wife. Once at the location, he encountered the suspect and the two began to argue. During the argument, the suspect pulled a gun from his sweat pants pocket and pointed it at the victim’s face. Police located the suspect in his home and took him into custody.
A 40 caliber Glock 27 handgun was recovered from the home.
Officers learned that the suspect is a Baltimore City Firefighter.
The suspect has been identified as 59-year-old Clarence Watford Jr. of the 3800 block of Byfield Road 21207. He has been charged with first degree assault and second degree assault and was released on $50,000 bail.