Records Show Perry Hall Shooter Has Troubled Past
Updated: Monday, November 19 2012, 09:25 AM EST
Court records show the
teenager accused of shooting an intellectually disabled classmate at a
suburban Maryland high school was accustomed to firearms in the home and
had endured his parents' contentious divorce.
Robert Wayne Gladden Jr. was awaiting a bail review Wednesday. The
10th-grader is charged with attempted murder and assault in the shooting
Monday morning on the first day of classes at Perry Hall High School.
Instead, Gladden's bail review was put on hold as he remains
hospitalized, undergoing a psychological evaluation.
Gladden was taken into custody Monday, police executed a search warrant
at the Kingsville home where he lives with his mother and stepfather.
documents show they found eleven guns, including shotguns, rifles, a
9mm handgun and two antique pistols. Police also found a spent rifle
casing in Gladden's bedroom. His stepfather is facing charges related to