CENTRAL COUNTY -- Arnold * Broadneck * Severna Park * Crownsville * Millersville

Assault alleged in costume dispute

A Millersville woman reported to police that her husband assaulted her during an argument over his Halloween costume Sunday afternoon.


According to the police report, the 2:45 p.m. domestic dispute began when the woman's husband said he wanted to dress as a woman for Halloween and get his ears pierced.

After the woman told her husband she was tired of him acting like a woman, he grabbed her wrist and pushed her several times, the police report said.


When officers arrived at the home in the 200 block of Nathan Way, they told the woman to see a District Court commissioner if she wanted to press charges.


* Millersville: Two teen-agers stole a cup of soda and a carton of cigarettes from the 7-Eleven in the 700 block of Old Mill Road late Sunday afternoon.

* Arnold: A woman reported to police that someone slashed the tires of her 1984 Dodge Aries that was parked in front of her home in the 1100 block of Gator Court Monday.

* Severna Park: A man reported to police that someone scratched the front fender of his 1990 Dodge Dynasty while it was parked in front of his home in the 300 block of Putney Way Monday.