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Local Man Arrested After Domestic Assault Complaint

December 8th, 2020 by WCBC Radio

On Tuesday December 8, 2020, the Cumberland Police Department was dispatched to the 200 block of Decatur Street for a domestic assault complaint.  Upon arrival, officer contacted the victim and Ernest Magruder III, age 36 of Cumberland, Maryland. Officers investigating the incident learned that there was an argument between the victim and Magruder.  The argument then turned physical, and the victim was assaulted by Magruder.  Subsequently, Magruder was arrested and charged with second degree assault.  Magruder was later taken to District Court for his Initial Appearance and released on his own recognizance.