Federal authorities have charged a Glen Burnie man with theft in the stealing of 148 band instruments from the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis.
Criminal charges filed Friday in U.S. District Court in Baltimore say a man took the instruments from the Naval Academy on April 26, 1998, then resold them.
Adrian Maurice Brown is charged with theft of government property. A conviction could bring 10 years in prison and a $250,000 fine.