Worton Woman Charged

Easton police charged 27-year-old Veronica Lee Rush from Worton with assault after Rush hit a high school student from St. Michaels on the head with a baseball bat during a fight. The incident occurred at the Parkway Apartments on Jowite Street in Easton. Police say Tywanda Camper went to the apartments with her cousin and friends to pick up a child when a group of 30 to 50 people surrounded them. She told police Rush hit her several times with the bat. Camper was treated for a concussion and a hematoma at the Memorial Hospital at Easton. Rush posted a $5,000 bond and was released.