REDNECK ROAD RAGE Jordan Crabtree charged with felony assault with a gun
NORTHEAST, MD. — Maryland State Police report that an incident of dangerous road rage that took place on May 20, 2017, has resulted in the arrest of a Northeast man on felony assault and gun charges.
Maryland State Police North East Barrack received a 911 call in reference to a road rage incident on Maryland Route 272, where one of the individuals involved brandished a handgun at the other.
Police say that at approximately 7:55 PM, the Maryland State Police North East Barrack received a 911 call in reference to a road rage incident on Maryland Route 272, where one of the individuals involved brandished a handgun at the other. The suspect vehicle was described as a tan Chevrolet Avalanche. The victim then came into the Northeast Barrack to report the assault, and troopers initiated an investigation. During the investigation, the suspect was identified as Jordan Wayne Crabtree, 19 years old of North East, Maryland.
Crabtree is also the registered owner of a 2007 tan Chevrolet Avalanche. On May 21, 2017, an arrest warrant was issued for Crabtree’s arrest. The Maryland State Apprehension Team was requested to assist with the fugitive investigation. Upon being assigned the fugitive investigation, members of the Maryland State Apprehension Team quickly located and apprehended Crabtree on May 22, 2017, at approximately 12:30 PM. Crabtree’s Chevrolet Avalanche was located near the location of his arrest and was then towed to the Northeast Barrack for further investigation.
With the assistance of a Maryland State Police Northern Criminal Enforcement Division, a search and seizure warrant was issued for the Avalanche. Located in the center console of the vehicle was a black Smith and Wesson M&P replica .45 caliber handgun.
Crabtree was transported to the Cecil County Commissioner’s Office where he was remanded to the Cecil County Detention Center without bail.
Crabtree has been charged with the following: First and Second Degree Assault, Handgun on Person, Handgun in Vehicle, Reckless Endangerment, and Firearm Use in Felony Violent Crime.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact Trooper Tittle of the Northeast Barrack, at 410-996-7800.
Crabtree, of 270 W. Claiborne Road, Apt. 302, Northeast, Md., was released on bond on May 23, 2017, after bail was set by a Judge at $75,000 and a relative posted property to meet the bond.
Crabtree was ordered to pay restitution to several people in a Circuit Court action in 2015 for acts which took place while under the age of majority.