WASHINGTON — A Maryland man was arrested Friday in Prince George`s County after he was charged with murder in the death of a 33-year-old woman whose body was found at a Maryland motel, police said.
Police were called to a motel in Baltimore Friday after the woman, who was not identified, called a relative and said she was sick and needed to be taken to the hospital, Baltimore police spokesman Cpl.
Sean Michalak said.
The woman, identified only as G.J., was found unconscious and in a pool of blood on the second floor of the motel on the city`s northern outskirts, Michalack said.
She died from blunt force trauma, according to police.
The suspect, 24-year of Prince Georges County, was taken into custody after a short time, Michale said.
Authorities are not releasing any details about the woman or whether she was pregnant.
The couple, whose names have not been released, had been married for about a year.
Police say the suspect had a criminal history and that they believe he is a repeat offender.
Michalak described the suspect as white, 5 feet 10 inches tall, weighing 160 pounds and with short black hair and brown eyes.
He wore a black shirt and black pants.
He was last seen wearing a dark gray jacket with a gray and white logo and a blue hoodie.
He was carrying a gray bag, police also said.
Anyone with information about the case is asked to call Detective David Mazzola at 410-396-3100.