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Shooting incident in South Cumberland, man injured

October 8th, 2016 by WCBC Radio

A 30-year-old man was shot during an altercation in South End late Friday. Cumberland Police report the victim was taken by taxi to the Western Maryland Region Medical Center, where he was being treated for a gunshot wound to the abdomen, police said in a news release issued early Saturday. The injury was not believed to be life-threatening.


The altercation occurred around 10:45 p.m. in the area of Oldtown Road and Virginia Avenue, police said.

The incident remains under investigation. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Cumberland Police Department at 301-777-1600 or

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