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City woman held on $30,000 bond after threatening to “kill”

May 13th, 2014 by WCBC Radio

On May 12,Cumberland City Police Department served an arrest warrant on Carolyn Marie Mondshour, age 61 of Cumberland, Maryland.  The warrant was issued as a result of an incident that took place on May 5, 2014 at 10 West Clement Street.  During this incident, officers from the Cumberland City Police Department responded to the residence for a female threatening subjects with a handgun.  When officers arrived, they made contact with several victims in this matter, who advised that Carolyn Mondshour had pointed a revolver at them and threatened to kill them.  Officers learned that two of the victims actually resided at the residence with Mondshour.  According to the victims, Mondshour locked them out of their residence so they climbed threw a second story window.   After entering the upstairs an argument ensued with Mondshour.  During the argument, Mondshour was holding a gun down at her side.  Mondshour pointed the gun at both victims telling them she would kill them.  Both victims fled the residence and went to a neighbor's house.  After both victims fled the residence, several neighbors went to speak with Mondshour.  When they arrived at the residence they found the front door unlocked.  After entering the residence, Mondshour pointed the gun at them and stated she would kill them.  They also fled the residence, in fear of their lives, to contact the police.  Officers were able to make contact with Mondshour who admitted to the officers that she pointed the gun at the victims and threatened to kill them all.  Mondshour was not arrested on that date and had to be transported to the Western Maryland Health System.  Officers were able to locate the handgun that was used in the assault.  As a result of this incident charges were filed at District Court resulting in the warrant being issued.  Mondshour was processed, served and taken before the District Court Commissioner.  Mondshour was later held in the Allegany County Detention Center on $30,000 bond.

Arrested: Carolyn Marie Mondshour                               Age: 61 of Cumberland, Maryland


Charges: 4 counts of First Degree Assault, 4 counts of Second Degree Assault, 4 counts of Reckless Endangerment, 2 counts of the use of a Firearm in a Violent Crime.

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