On Sept. 29, a prosecutor informed the court that a defendant alleged to be involved in gang activity will have his case federally indicted in the next few weeks rejected a plea before Baltimore Circuit Court Judge Melissa Phinn. on Sept. 29.
Jamal Smiley faces a total of 195 charges including, 11 counts of carjacking, 17 counts of robbery, 20 counts of armed robbery, two counts of participating in a criminal gang, 22 counts of first-degree assault, 23 counts of second-degree assault, two counts of attempted first-degree murder, two counts of second-degree murder, and two counts of first-degree murder.
In early September, 19-year-old Smiley rejected a plea of of two consecutive life sentences, a consecutive 100-year sentence, and a consecutive six months.
According to the prosecution the defendant’s case will be federal indicted on Friday, Oct. 14.Notifications are not yet available for this specific case. Please check back later for updates. Thank you.