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Man Arrested for Assault After Shooting BB Gun

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Brandon Greathouse (Photo: Dorchester County Sheriff's Office) Brandon Greathouse (Photo: Dorchester County Sheriff's Office)

CAMBRIDGE, Md.- A Dorchester County man was arrested Thursday for assault after authorities say he shot at several people with a BB gun, injuring one.

The Dorchester County Sheriff's Office said deputies responded to 6 Hatswap Drive in Cambridge for a report of someone being shot with a BB gun by a passing vehicle. Prior to arrive, police said they also received a report of a woman who had been shot by a BB gun on Race Street.

The Sheriff's Office said deputies they found the suspected vehicle stopped near Race and Washington streets, and the driver was taken into custody. The BB gun was also recovered, according to the Sheriff's Office.

Authorities said 18-year-old Brandon Michael Greathouse of Rhodesdale, Md., was charged with first- and second-degree assault, reckless endangerment, and possession of marijuana under 10 grams. He was ordered held on $75,000 bond.

The Sheriff's Office said Thursday afternoon the woman who was shot by the BB gun was treated for two wounds at Dorchester General Hospital before being released.
 

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