Man Charged With Multiple Counts Of Animal Cruelty After 3 Hour Standoff

On October 11, 2017, deputies from the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office responded to the 16000 block of Three Notch Rd. in Ridge, MD to attempt to serve an arrest warrant on Devone Articis Hall Age 29 of Ridge, MD.  Deputies observed Hall inside the residence however he refused to come out. A barricade was declared and members of the Emergency Services Team (EST) and Negotiators from the Critical Incident Negotations Team (CINT) responded to the residence.  After approximately three hours Hall surrendered and was taken into custody without incident.  Hall was transported to the St. Mary’s County Rehabilitation and Detention Center where the warrant was served charging him with:

Aggravated Animal Cruelty (4 Counts)
Animal Cruelty (4 Counts)
Unlawful Surgery on Dog (4 Counts)
Restrain Dog – Unsafe/Unsanitary Conditions (1 Count)

Around the Web


3 Comments Write your comment

    1. Loading...