Worcester County Trial Finds Assault Suspect Guilty - WBOC-TV 16, Delmarvas News Leader, FOX 21 -

Worcester County Trial Finds Assault Suspect Guilty

Posted: 09/14/2017 17:06:00 -04:00 Updated:

SNOW HILL, MD – Glenn Allen Carmean, 47, of Salisbury was found guilty of first and second degree assault on Deputy Sheriff, Kyle Hayes of the Worcester County Sheriff’s Office, reckless driving, fleeing and eluding police, speeding and driving while impaired by alcohol after a trial before the Honorable Judge Davis in the Circuit Court for Worcester County.

In January, Carmean led members of the Worcester County Sheriff’s Office, Wicomico County Sheriff’s Office and the Maryland State Police on a high speed pursuit that at times reached speeds of greater than 100 mph on Rt. 50 between Berlin and Salisbury, according to the Office of the State Attorney for Worcester County .  During the pursuit he attempted to strike Deputy Hayes’ patrol vehicle to cease the chase. Deputy Hayes however, was able to slam on his brakes to avoid the collision by only six inches according to testimony.  Carmean crashed his car into a tree near Shorebird’s Stadium on Hobbs Road, according to the Worcester County's Office of the State Attorney.

When he was pulled from his vehicle he was unconscious and smelled of alcohol, according to the authorities. Then, an open liquor bottle was found in his car. Deputy State’s Attorney, Bill McDermott commented during the trial, “Mr. Carmean attempted to swing a 4,000 pound sledgehammer at the head of Deputy Hayes while traveling over 100mph while surrounded by innocent civilians who had the unfortunate luck to be on the road that day. This could have ended in unimaginable tragedy but for the professionalism of our law enforcement officers”.

State’s Attorney for Worcester County, Beau Oglesby added, “The men and women of law enforcement put their lives on the line everyday for our safety. To them I say this, you have our thanks and we have your back."

  • Delmarvawide NewsDelmarvawide NewsMore>>

  • Maryland Governor Announces $3.5B for School Construction Funds

    $3.5B in Funding Announced for Maryland School Construction

    Tuesday, December 11 2018 1:45 PM EST2018-12-11 18:45:42 GMT
    Tuesday, December 11 2018 2:26 PM EST2018-12-11 19:26:51 GMT
    (Photo: MGN Online)(Photo: MGN Online)
    (Photo: MGN Online)(Photo: MGN Online)
    Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan announced plans on Tuesday to create a $3.5 billion fund for school construction over five years.More
    Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan announced plans on Tuesday to create a $3.5 billion fund for school construction over five years.More
  • Va. Governor Proposes Pay Boost for Teachers

    Va. Governor Proposes Pay Boost for Teachers

    Tuesday, December 11 2018 1:56 PM EST2018-12-11 18:56:27 GMT
    Tuesday, December 11 2018 2:07 PM EST2018-12-11 19:07:35 GMT
    Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam is proposing to give teachers a 5 percent pay boost next year.More
    Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam is proposing to give teachers a 5 percent pay boost next year.           More
  • Hogan Highlights Political Moderation at Conference

    Hogan Highlights Political Moderation at Conference

    Tuesday, December 11 2018 1:42 PM EST2018-12-11 18:42:47 GMT
    Tuesday, December 11 2018 1:45 PM EST2018-12-11 18:45:59 GMT
    spoke Tuesday at a conference sponsored by the Niskanen Center, a moderate think tank with libertarian principles.  (Photo: Governor Larry Hogan Facebook page)spoke Tuesday at a conference sponsored by the Niskanen Center, a moderate think tank with libertarian principles.  (Photo: Governor Larry Hogan Facebook page)
    spoke Tuesday at a conference sponsored by the Niskanen Center, a moderate think tank with libertarian principles.  (Photo: Governor Larry Hogan Facebook page)spoke Tuesday at a conference sponsored by the Niskanen Center, a moderate think tank with libertarian principles.  (Photo: Governor Larry Hogan Facebook page)
    Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan says he believes most Americans are sick and tired of divisive politics and want elected officials to work together and compromise to solve the nation's problems.More
    Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan says he believes most Americans are sick and tired of divisive politics and want elected officials to work together and compromise to solve the nation's problems.      More
  • Most Popular StoriesMost Popular StoriesMore>>

  • Firefly Music Festival Releases 2019 Lineup

    Firefly Music Festival Releases 2019 Lineup

    Monday, December 10 2018 9:47 PM EST2018-12-11 02:47:25 GMT
    Tuesday, December 11 2018 7:46 AM EST2018-12-11 12:46:08 GMT
    (Photo credit: Firefly Music Festival)(Photo credit: Firefly Music Festival)
    (Photo credit: Firefly Music Festival)(Photo credit: Firefly Music Festival)
    The Firefly Music Festival is one again returning to the Woodlands for it eighth festival-- and Monday, event organizers released the lineup of performers.More
    The Firefly Music Festival is one again returning to the Woodlands for it eighth festival-- and Monday, event organizers released the lineup of performers. More
  • After Nativity Scene Removal, Rehoboth Beach Considers New Policy

    After Nativity Scene Removal, Rehoboth Beach Considers New Policy

    Monday, December 10 2018 5:26 PM EST2018-12-10 22:26:21 GMT
    Tuesday, December 11 2018 7:40 AM EST2018-12-11 12:40:26 GMT
    Photo courtesy: Patty DerrickPhoto courtesy: Patty Derrick
    Photo courtesy: Patty DerrickPhoto courtesy: Patty Derrick
    After the removal of a nativity scene from city property near the bandstand, the city of Rehoboth Beach is already looking toward next year.More
    After the removal of a nativity scene from city property near the bandstand, the city of Rehoboth Beach is already looking toward next year.More
  • "Baby, It's Cold Outside" Receives Backlash

    "Baby, It's Cold Outside" Receives Backlash

    Monday, December 10 2018 4:49 PM EST2018-12-10 21:49:21 GMT
    Tuesday, December 11 2018 7:35 AM EST2018-12-11 12:35:05 GMT
    A Christmas song that has warmed people's hearts for decades is now giving some people chills.More
    A Christmas song that has warmed people's hearts for decades is now giving some people chills.More
Powered by Frankly

All content © Copyright 2000 - 2018 WBOC. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices