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Posted at 11:01 AM ET, 12/ 6/2010

Arrest in Anne Arundel tavern shooting

By Allison Klein
Allison Klein

Anne Arundel police have made an arrest in Saturday's homicide at Dietrich's Tavern in Glen Burnie.

Kelly Terrell Fisher, 30, of Glen Burnie was killed at about 12:15 a.m. when a man got out of a car with a rifle and shot him in the 7300 block of Furnace Branch Road.

Battle. (Anne Arundel Police)

Police believe Fisher was targeted and knew his killer.

Homicide detectives arrested Clayton Avila Battle, 33, of Glen Burnie on Saturday night.

Battle was charged with first- and second-degree murder, first-degree assault, possession of a deadly weapon with the intent to injure and possession of a concealed deadly weapon, police said.

By Allison Klein  | December 6, 2010; 11:01 AM ET
Categories:  Allison Klein, Anne Arundel, Homicide  
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My father, a retired DC homicide detective, tells the story of a new detective calling in from the scene of a shooting. When asked where the victim was shot, he replied between the living and dining rooms, thereby incurring great wrath from his captain.

Posted by: mikeandchris34 | December 6, 2010 12:00 PM | Report abuse

What the heII was this guy on for that mugshot?

Posted by: BigDaddy651 | December 6, 2010 12:17 PM | Report abuse

Wow! What a handsome and intelligent looking lad!

Posted by: madmike272 | December 6, 2010 1:17 PM | Report abuse

I think the WaPo should publish pictures of all perps if possible!

Posted by: 10bestfan | December 6, 2010 2:50 PM | Report abuse

Yes, he sure is a fine speciman of humanity.

Posted by: mbrumble | December 6, 2010 4:14 PM | Report abuse

Well he looks big enough for the prison life already.

Posted by: PublicEnemy1 | December 6, 2010 4:25 PM | Report abuse

DWTS Bristol Palin talks about conservative values and future baby daddies here on "Are you smarter than a 5th grader?"

Posted by: pejochum | December 6, 2010 4:36 PM | Report abuse

...and i'm sure all his neighbors thought " he was such a nice guy!!"

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Pretty sure that was my Bridge partner at the last Tuesday bingo and Lady's win evening at the Redeemer Church. He wasn't much at bridge..said he preferred poker or something like that.

Posted by: wjc1va | December 6, 2010 9:58 PM | Report abuse

Glen Burnie. Anne Arundel's own mini version of Prince George's County.

Posted by: Nghbrhdwatch | December 7, 2010 7:47 AM | Report abuse

This individual appears to be an effective poster boy for the pro-choice movement.

Posted by: JohnRice | December 7, 2010 10:33 AM | Report abuse

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