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Wednesday, January 30, 2013
Deputies Arrest Felony Assault Suspect
Upper Marlboro, MD… The Warrant/Fugitive Division reported the arrest Monday of Andre Miller, on an arrest warrant for First Degree Assault obtained by Sheriff’s Domestic Violence Intervention Division deputies on December 22, 2012.
According to the warrant, Miller was involved in a verbal dispute with his wife on December 22, 2012, in the 6900 block of Forest Terr. in Landover, MD. Following the verbal dispute, Miller threatened to kill his wife and attempted to stab her with a pocket knife, before fleeing the scene.
Deputies met with the victim, completed a Domestic Violence Lethality Screening, and determined that she was at “high risk” for further instances of domestic violence. Based on the investigation, deputies sought assault charges against Miller, and referred the victim to Sheriff’s Domestic Violence Advocates for further assistance.
After several unsuccessful attempts at locating Miller, deputies investigating his whereabouts were led to the 6900 block of Forest Terr. in Landover, MD, where he was apprehended without incident.
The Sheriff’s Domestic Violence Intervention Division was notified Miller’s arrest, and he was transported to the Prince George’s County Department of Corrections – charged with First and Second Degree Assault.
For more information contact the Prince George’s County Sheriff’s Press Information Office at 301-780-2773.
Prince George's County Sheriff