Police in a Maryland city captured a "displeased inhabitant" blamed for purposefully slamming his vehicle into City Hall and harming the structure, the city's civic chairman said Sunday.
The driver didn't harm the solitary Taneytown city representative who was in the structure on Friday evening when the vehicle furrowed into City Hall, Mayor Bradley Wantz said.
The Taneytown Police Department said in an announcement posted on its Facebook page that the driver was captured on charges including second-degree attack, second-degree robbery, heedless driving and noxious devastation of property. The police articulation doesn't name the suspect.
Police said observers saw the vehicle over and over strike the structure. Wantz said during a phone meet that the man was furious on the grounds that his water administration had been stopped for neglecting to pay his bill.
"This was his reaction to that," the city hall leader included.
The city hall leader says City Hall will stay shut through Tuesday.
Wantz reviled what occurred.
"It is shocking that somebody would imperil the lives of guiltless individuals out of disappointment with the regional government," he said in an announcement posted on his Twitter account.