A 52-year-old former Annapolis police officer is facing charges for drunk driving and manslaughter due to his involvement in a crash that killed a 19-year-old man. The officer, who worked for the Baltimore and Annapolis police departments, is also charged with speeding and running a red light. He resigned from the Annapolis Police Department on August 1, 2011.
According to The Baltimore Sun, the accident occurred on October 3, 2010, at the intersection of Patapsco Avenue and Potee Street, where the off-duty officer was driving his personal vehicle. During the crash, a passenger was ejected from the vehicle and later died as a result of his injuries.