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September 5th, 2022 by WCBC Radio

On Saturday, September 3, 2022, the Cumberland Police Department served an arrest warrant on Kevin Snider Jr.  The warrant was issued in connection with an incident that occurred on September 2, 2022.  On this date at approximately 4:42 PM, units from the Cumberland Police Department and Cumberland Fire Department responded to the first block of Grand Avenue for a medical emergency.  Police contacted a male subject who was identified as Kevin Snider Jr.  Snider became combative with Emergency Services personnel and struck one of them with a closed fist.  A struggle ensued between Snider and police.  Snider began assaulting officers as they were attempting to gain control of him.  During this time, Snider grabbed onto an officer’s duty weapon and attempted to remove it from the holster.  Officers were able to force Snider to release the weapon and get him under control.    It was determined that Snider would be transported to UPMC Western Maryland for evaluation.  Charges were filed against Snider at District Court.  Snider was arrested and transported to Central Booking.  He was seen by a District Court Commissioner and remanded to the Allegany County Detention Center without bond.

ARRESTED:   Kevin Wayne Snider Jr.        AGE: 32       Cumberland, MD
CHARGES:  Disarm Law Officer, Assault-2nd Degree (x3)