FREDERICK, Md. (ABC7) — Frederick Police have charged a man with knowingly transmitting HIV to women he met on dating websites.
Police arrested 34-year-old Rudolph Jericho Smith of Frederick, Maryland on April 15 after evidence obtained during a 21-month long investigation.
The investigation started based on allegations that Smith was actively having sexual relations with multiple females knowing that he was HIV positive.
Detective Dewees of Frederick Police identified and contacted several victims, and authored and received several search and seizure warrants.