On October 23, 2018 at approximately 8:30 in the evening officers took a report of a social media video which showed an unidentified male with a handgun. The video appeared to be taken in a school.

Through the investigation the suspect was identified as Maleek Benjamin an 18-year-old student at Old Mill High School. The School Resource Officer was immediately notified, located the student with assistance of school officials and recovered a loaded revolver handgun in his coat pocket.

Benjamin is charged with the below crimes. There were no injuries reported in this incident.

Suspect:

  • Maleek Benjamin
  • Glen Burnie, MD

Charges:

  • Possession of a firearm under 21
  • Dangerous Weapon on School Property
  • Handgun on Person
  • Loaded Handgun on Person