St. Mary’s County Deputy Steinbach responded to Abell’s Tavern on August 22nd located in Callaway, for a reported assault.

The investigation revealed suspect Charles Patrick Balsbaugh, 28, of Valley Lee, assaulted 2 female victims and 1 male victim during an argument inside the bar. Balsbaugh was located and placed under arrest.

He was transported to the St. Mary’s County Detention Center and charged with 3 COUNTS of 2nd Degree Assault.