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Maryland State Fire Marshal

News Release

Martin O’Malley Governor

William E. Barnard State Fire Marshal

INMATE CHARGED FOR FIRE SPRINKLER ACTIVATION CALVERT COUNTY, MD (March 1, 2013) – Deputy State Fire Marshals served a criminal summons today on inmate Anthony Lee Wilmer (21) for intentionally damaging a fire sprinkler in the booking cell of the Calvert County Detention Center located at 325 Stafford Road in Barstow, Maryland. The incident originally occurred at 10:40 p.m. on February 27, 2013. The damage to the fire sprinkler resulted in a false alarm and water damage estimated at $200.00. Wilmer was charged with False Alarm and Malicious Destruction of Property. Conviction of this act may result in penalties of up to 5 years and 2 months additional imprisonment and/or $5,500 in fines.

### Media contact: Bruce D. Bouch, Deputy State Fire Marshal; 443-324-6876 The Office of the State Fire Marshal is an agency of the Department of State Police dedicated to helping protect citizens from fire and explosion through a comprehensive program of education, inspection, investigation and fire protection engineering. For more information on fire safety call 1-800-525-3124, log onto our website at: and/or

1201 Reisterstown Road, Pikesville, MD 21208

1201 Reisterstown Road, Pikesville, MD 21208

2013-03-01 Calvert False Fire Alarm Arrest Stafford Road