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Canal Place Vandalism Remains Under Investigation

December 31st, 2020 by WCBC Radio


A caller to WCBC’ s “Dave Norman Show” Wednesday expressing concern with vandalism at Canal Place and the surrounding area. City Police report that on Christmas Day, last Friday, an officer was conducting a foot patrol of the Western Maryland Train Station, and observed multiple locations in the area that had been vandalised by spray paint. The locations included signs, statues, benches and other items at the WMTS, and further observed spray painting on Harrison St at the I-68 on ramp and in the area of Park St matching the same type as was discovered at the Train Station. The incidents remain under investigation. Anyone with any information is asked to contact the Cumberland Police Department at 301-777-1600.