From the Harford County Sheriff’s Office:
On Sunday, February 1, around 9:20 a.m., Harford County Sheriff’s deputies responded to the 400 block of Buxton Court in Edgewood for a report of shots fired. Upon arrival, Deputies initiated an investigation which led to the arrest of Shawaun Steven Beauford, 37, of Edgewood, Maryland.
Through investigation it was learned that the victim arrived at the Buxton Court location and engaged in an altercation with the suspect. Both suspect and victim are known to each other. During the altercation, the suspect fired at least one shot before fleeing into a residence in the area.
No injuries were reported to Deputies. Deputies quickly located Beauford and arrested him without incident. A search of Beauford’s Buxton Court address led to the recovery of the handgun used in the assault.
Beauford is charged with 1st and 2nd degree assault, reckless endangerment, and handgun related charges. He was transported to the Harford County Detention Center for processing where he is awaiting his initial appearance before a District Court Commissioner.