GLEN BURNIE, Md. (WUSA9) -- Anne Arundel County Police say a man who accused another person of damaging his motorcycle, stabbed the person and later wrecked his motorcycle while fleeing from police.
The incident happened shortly before 12:09 a.m. Sunday at the Crossroads Tavern in the 7300 block of Ritchie Highway in Glen Burnie, say authorities. Officers found a 50-year-old man suffering from apparent stab wound(s) to the upper extremity. They say they later found out the man was in the parking lot when another man left the bar and saw the victim near his Harley Davidson motorcycle. The man accused the victim of causing damage to his motorcycle and then stabbed him, say police.
According to police, the motorcyclist fled the scene but wrecked his motorcycle a short time later in the area of Birch Avenue and Magnolia Avenue. Police say officers recovered a weapon at the crash scene believed to have been used in the stabbing.
Forty-five-year-old Brian Scott Smith of Glen Burnie was charged with Attempted Second Degree Murder, First and Second Degree Assault, Reckless Endangerment as well as related DWI offenses, say police.
As for the victim, he was taken to Shock Trauma for treatment for his serious injuries, according to police.