LAUREL, Md. (WUSA9) -- Police have arrested a 19-year-old man in connection to domestic assault.
Taylor King Pepe, of 8338 Sand Cherry Lane in Laurel, had been accused of assaulting a victim inside the home. She said she was visiting the house he was in and suffered significant injuries on her face and body, police said.
Officials believe Pepe had threatened to kill her and told her not to leave the house. She was able to escape and contact a friend, police said.
Pepe is also believed to have an assault rifle-style weapon, police said.