Police Looking For Suspect In Assault At Motel

He is charged with assault, firearm offenses.



Frederick, Md (KM) The suspect in the assault of a woman at the Super 8 Motel in Frederick on Wednesday is being sought. Frederick Police say Rendell Markeith Johnson, 24, will be charged with first- and second-degree assault, and offenses related to the unlawful possession of a firearm. He’s also wanted on several open arrest warrants unrelated to this incident..

Authorities were called to the motel at 20 Monocacy Boulevard at 10:01 AM where they met with the victim. She was transported to a nearby hospital for treatment of serious but non-life threatening injuries.

The Special Response Team and the Crisis Negotiating Team were dispatched due to reports that the suspect might still in the motel, and was armed. A search of the building by officers came up empty. Authorities believe Johnson had left the motel.

Anyone who knows of his whereabouts is asked to contact Frederick Police. They can call Detective . David Dewees at 240-409-0280. Citizens who want to remain anonymous can call the Tip Line at 301-600-TIPS (8477), or send a text to 240-674-TIPS (8477) Tips can be sent by e-mail to [email protected].


By Kevin McManus



Rendell Markeith Johnson


Rendell Markeith Johnson