On Tuesday, August 28, 2018 at approximately 1742 hours, Trooper S. Leach responded to the College of Southern Maryland, La Plata Campus, La Plata MD, to assist Corporal Zimmerman with a disorderly student; later identified as Riley, Taylor Michaele, 22 yoa, Parkville, Maryland. Riley had entered a classroom late and became disorderly. Corporal Zimmerman advised Riley that she needed to leave due lateness and Riley refused. Riley continued to be disorderly and disruptive.

She then assaulted Corporal Zimmerman and was placed under arrest. Riley was charged with the following: CR.10.201.(c)(3) Fail Obey Reasonable/Lawful Order; CR.10.201.(c)(4) Disturbing the Peace/Disorderly; CR.10.201(c)(2) Disorderly Conduct; and CR.3.203 Assault-Second Degree. Case # 18-MSP-036926

All events occurred in Charles County, Maryland

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