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City Man Held on Utah Avenue Assault Charges

May 31st, 2020 by WCBC Radio

On Saturday at approximately 8:00 PM, Cumberland City Police was dispatched to the 200 block of Utah Avenue for an assault.

Upon arrival officers contacted the victim who advised they were thrown to the ground. The victim stated the suspect grabbed a large knife and threatened to stab them. Officers observed injuries to the victim and learned the suspect had fled prior to their arrival. Officers located the suspect, Richard Alan Nair III a short distance away and placed him under arrest without issue. 

Nair was taken before a District Court Commissioner for an initial appearance. Mr. Nair was remanded to the Allegany County Detention Center without bond.

The victim did not require medical assistance. 

Arrested – Richard Alan Nair III (21) Cumberland, MD

Charges – Assault 1st Degree, Assault 2nd Degree, Dangerous Weapon with Intent to Injure, and Reckless Endangerment


4 Responses to “City Man Held on Utah Avenue Assault Charges”

  1. May 31, 2020 at 10:47 am, Bob said:

    Poor lad will probably have neck tattoos in his next photo.


    • May 31, 2020 at 10:53 am, Jay said:

      His weight lifting and basketball skills will no doubt improve in the near future.


  2. May 31, 2020 at 11:03 am, LRH said:

    The “III”. that means there could be at least two other genetic mutants from that gene pool out there for us to take of. Yeah us!


    • May 31, 2020 at 12:28 pm, Bob said:

      > The likelihood of a IV is even more concerning.


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