Grand Jury Indicts Frederick Man For Nine Counts Child Abuse To A Minor












Authorities say the counts cover a three-year period.



Frederick, Md (KM) A Frederick man has been indicted on nine counts of child abuse to a minor. The Grand Jury returned the indictment against Charles Calvin Stover, 60, on Friday, October 23rd.

The arrest warrant against Stover was served on Wednesday. October 28th. He was released don personal recognizance following a bond hearing, according to court documents..

The Sheriff’s Office says these counts cover a three-year between 1997 and 2000. .

Stover operated a martial arts studio called Ji Yong, holding classes in Frederick and Thurmont. It closed this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Anyone who has additional information on Stover is asked to contact the Sheriff’s Office. They can call Sgt. Joseph McCallion at 301-600-1022.



By Kevin McManus