August 7th, 2011 by WCBC Radio
On Saturday the Cumberland City Police Department arrested Jason Lawrence Scroggins. The arrest warrant is a result of an investigation of an assault which took place on Davidson Street, Cumberland, MD on August 1, 2011. Scroggins, 34, initially reported to Police that he was a victim of the assault. Further investigation revealed that Scroggins fabricated the entire story. As a result the Police obtained an arrest warrant charging Scroggins with; false ambulance call, false statement to a Police Officer, and obstructing and hindering. Scroggins was taken to District Court for his initial appearance and he was held in the Allegany County Detention Center on $8,500.00.