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Posted on: August 21, 2015

[ARCHIVED] Frederick Police Department Makes Arrest for 1st Degree Burglary, CR15-67967

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Frederick, MD.-On 08/20/2015 at approximately 4:47pm, officers of the Frederick Police Department responded to Beckley’s Motel, located at 7611 Willow Road, for a burglary in progress.

Frederick, MD.-On 08/20/2015 at approximately 4:47pm, officers of the Frederick Police Department responded to Beckley’s Motel, located at 7611 Willow Road, for a burglary in progress. Upon arrival, officers were able to contact all parties including the suspect, Dean Bruce Gontz. After talking with the victim and bystanders, it was learned that Gontz attempted to force entry into a motel room in order to force a confrontation with the victim. As a bystander attempted to intervene, Gontz attempted to assault the subject with a crowbar.

Gontz, who was intoxicated, was placed under arrest and transported to Frederick Memorial. After being treated, Gontz was taken to the Frederick County Adult Detention Center for processing. At the time of this press release, Gontz was still waiting to appear in front of the court commissioner.

Case Number
2015-67967

Arrestee
Dean Bruce Gontz
W/M DOB: 11/21/63
7600 Blk of Willow Road
Frederick, MD. 21701

Charges:
1st Degree Assault
2nd Degree Assault
Malicious Destruction of Property
1st Degree Burglary
Disorderly Intoxication

Arresting Officer:
Off. David DeWees

Preparing Officer:
Sgt. Jay Brown
301-600-3914

Departmental PIO:
Lt. Clark Pennington
301-600-3935

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