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One Arrested for Assault

December 30th, 2020 by WCBC Radio

On Tuesday, December 29th, 2020 the Cumberland Police Department responded to a South Street residence for the report of an assault and the suspect had already fled the scene.  When officers arrived, contact was made with a female victim that stated she had an argument with Kent Lamar Gray who during the argument, choked and held a handgun to her head.  Officers did observed injuries to the female victim consistent with a recent assault and a small caliber handgun was located inside the home.  Additional officers checked the area for Gray and he was located and arrested.  He was charged with 1st and 2nd degree assault, use of a firearm during a violent crime, felon in possession of a firearm, and illegal possession of a registered firearm and ammunition.  Gray was taken before the District Court Commissioner for an initial appearance and was remanded to the Allegany County Detention Center held without bond.


Kent Lamar Gray, age; 51, Cumberland, Maryland.