On November 2, 2008, Laurel Police responded to the 7100 block of Carriage Hill Drive for a domestic disturbance. The suspect assaulted his former girlfriend and another subject then fled the area in a vehicle. The suspect returned and obtained a chainsaw from his vehicle. The suspect started the chainsaw and chased his ex-girlfriend around several vehicles. A neighbor who had unknowingly come out of his residence was then chased back into his house by the suspect with the chainsaw still running. The suspect then fled the area after hearing police sirens.