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Columbia Street disturbance leads to arrest

January 10th, 2023 by WCBC Radio

On Monday, January 9th, 2023, the Cumberland City Police responded to the 100 block of Columbia St for the report of a large disturbance. Upon arrival on scene, several subjects were observed to be involved. Officers were able to quickly intervene and compel most of the subjects to cease their disruptive behaviors. One subject; however, continued to engage in disruptive actions. The subject was observed to be aggressive towards others on scene, yelling attempting to incite fear. As a result, Jose Morais Gomes Jr, 35, of Cumberland MD, was placed under arrest. Gomes was issued a Criminal Citation for disorderly conduct and released, pending trial in District Court.

Arrested: Jose Morais Gomes Jr.             Age: 35
Charges:  Disorderly Conduct