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Rodney Williams

Edgewood man held no bail in assault case

An Edgewood man is being held without bail after turning himself in on charges of second-degree assault and violating a protective order. Rodney Dion Williams, of the 1800 block of Simons Court, pleaded with District Court Judge Mimi Cooper to be lenient during his bail review hearing Friday afternoon. According to David Henninger, his lawyer, Williams, 32, turned himself in on a warrant for the charges and contacted Henninger quickly. Williams told Cooper that when he got home from serving a jail term about three years ago — it wasn't said on what charges he was incarcerated for — he obtained a job and has been working there ever since. He referred to the opportunity...