Early Morning Melee Leads to Several Arrests
(Bel Air, MD – November 2, 2009) Harford County Sheriff's Deputies arrested several subjects on November 1, 2009 approximately 1:20 a.m. on the parking lot of Tully’s Bar located at 2403 Bel Air Road Fallston, Maryland.
The Harford County Emergency Operations Center received several 911 calls indicating an assault had just occurred. Upon deputies arrival they encountered a large crowd on the parking lot of Tully’s with numerous fights in the area. Deputies requested additional manpower and were assisted by the Maryland State Police, Bel Air Police Department and Baltimore County Police. A vehicle attempting to leave the area struck a deputy in the parking lot and failed to stop. The vehicle was commandeered by deputies’ short distance away. The driver of the vehicle was taken into custody. The front seat passenger was observed by deputies taking a greenish vegetable substance out of a clear plastic baggy and shoving it into his mouth. The two passengers in the vehicle refused deputies request to exit the vehicle, which lead to a deputy being assaulted by one of the subject’s prior to being apprehended.
The driver of vehicle was identified as Sylvia Lynne Core, 44, of the 900 block of Edmund Street Aberdeen, Maryland. Ms. Core is charged with First Degree Assault, Second Degree Assault, and Reckless Endangerment. Ms. Core released from the Harford County Detention Center on a $10,000 bond.
The front seat passenger was identified as Thomas V. Hill Jr, 34, of the 2300 block of Rogate Circle Gwynn Oak, Maryland. Mr. Hill is charged with CDS: Possession of Marihuana, Resist/Interfere with Arrest, and Failure to Obey Lawful Order. Mr. Hill was released from the Harford County Detention Center on a $5,000 bond.
The second passenger was identified as Antoine Donte Smith, 31, of the 2000 block of Watergate Court Edgewood, Maryland. Mr. Smith is charged with Second Degree Assault, Failure to Obey Lawful Order, and Resist/Interfere with Arrest. Mr. Smith was released from the Harford County Detention Center on a $7,500 bond.
Robert A. McClellan, 22, of the 2300 block of Hanson Road Edgewood, Maryland was also arrested in a separate incident on the parking lot. Mr. McClellan was acting disorderly and inciting others in the crowd on the parking lot. Mr. McClellan was instructed by deputies to leave the area but refused and was taken into custody. Mr. McClellan is charged with Failure to Obey Lawful Order and Disorderly Conduct. Mr. McClellan was released from the Harford County Detention Center on his own recognizance.
The Maryland State Police simultaneously handled a stabbing that had occurred inside Tully’s that resulted in several arrests.