What did Charles Robert Smith do? Charges explored as suspect arrested in Annapolis mass shooting


43-year-old Charles Robert Smith of Annapolis has been captured for his contribution in the mass shooting on June 11, 2023, in which three individuals were killed, and three others were harmed. This happened following a local disagreement regarding stopping during a birthday celebration.

In a media preparation on June 12, 2023, Annapolis Police Division Boss Edward Jackson informed that Charles was accused of three counts of endeavored murder, three counts of second-degree murder, three counts of first-degree attack, and utilization of a handgun in the commission of a wrongdoing.


NBC News revealed that at 7:50 pm on June 11, 2023, police answered a call detailing a mass taking shots at a home in the block of 1000 Paddington Spot in Annapolis and found three individuals shot dead, alongside three others injured.

As per the report by NBC News, Charles Robert Smith, a white male, resided in one more home in a similar region where the mass shooting occurred.

On June 12, 2023, Annapolis Police Office Boss Edward Jackson expressed that all the three departed were Hispanic. He recognized them as 55-year-old Nicholas Mireles of Odenton, his 27-year-old child Mario Antonio Mireles Ruiz of Annapolis, and 25-year-old Christian Marlon Segovia of Severn.

Boss Jackson additionally educated that two harmed individuals were carried while the other was moved by rescue vehicle to the medical clinic. Every one of the casualties were accounted for to be steady as of Monday and are supposed to get by.

NBC News detailed that a portion of the casualties resided in the block where the occurrence occurred, while others resided nearby. Boss Jackson referenced that upon his appearance, he found 150-200 individuals there, and Charles was not among those going to the birthday celebration.

As per a report by Related Press, Boss Jackson expressed that Charles Robert Smith gave up to the specialists without episode, and police tracked down a self-loader handgun and a long firearm at the scene.

Related Press detailed that as per charging reports, a debate happened during the party after Charles Robert Smith’s mom, Shirley Smith, called a neighborhood leaving implementation laborer to grumble about a vehicle hindering their carport.

As indicated by the report, Mario Antonio Mireles Ruiz visited Charles’ home to talk about the issue, which prompted a contention among him and Shirley Smith.

The report additionally referenced that Charles Robert Smith faced Mireles Ruiz, which took a savage turn and prompted Charles purportedly shooting Mireles Ruiz and Christian Marlon Segovia.

As indicated by charging records, Charles got back to his home and supposedly began firing a long weapon out his front window, killing Nicholas Mireles and stirring things up around town three harmed.

Related Press revealed that Charles Robert Smith told specialists he started shooting after somebody took shots at his home. Nonetheless, witnesses informed that they didn’t see any of the casualties with guns.

Boss Jackson expressed that an intention had not been laid out yet for the wrongdoing, and specialists proceed to research and have given a court order for the suspect’s home. He likewise referenced that specialists were not counterbalancing the chance of the shooting being a can’t stand wrongdoing.

“We aren’t precluding anything. Apparently, our suspect is a white male and the three casualties are Latino. Yet, we can’t draw any inductions from that. We need to take a gander at each conceivable point,” Boss Jackson said.
The Government Department of Examination (FBI) and the Agency of Liquor, Tobacco, Guns and Explosives are helping the examination.