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State trooper, who aided O's fan, charged with punching arrestee
State trooper, who aided O's fan, charged with punching arrestee

A Maryland state trooper, who received national attention for coming to the aid of a man critically hurt at an Orioles game in 2013, has been charged with tracking down a man who flicked a cigarette at him and beating him up. Trooper First Class Nathan Steelman, 28, was charged with second-degree assault and misconduct in office for the incident, which police say occurred in December 2014. According to police, Steelman was off-duty and in regular clothes when he walked by a car in a convenience store parking lot and a man allegedly flicked a cigarette at him. An argument ensued, and the driver fled. Police say Steelman took note of the driver's tag number, and after consulting...

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