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February 22nd, 2024 by WCBC Radio

On Wednesday, February 21, 2024 at approximately 12:38 PM, officers of the Cumberland Police Department responded to a residence on S. Waverly Terrace for a disturbance involving a knife.  Officers contacted the parties involved and learned that an assault had occurred.  The alleged victim reported that he had an argument with Jais Hott.  He explained that Hott threw a knife in his direction.  After further investigation, Hott was placed under arrest and later transported to Central Booking.  Hott was seen by a District Court Commissioner and remanded to the Allegany County Detention Center without bond.

ARRESTED:  Jais Allen Hott          AGE:  26        Cumberland, MD
CHARGES:  Assault-1st Degree, Assault-2nd Degree, Reckless Endangerment

December 27th, 2023 by WCBC Radio

On December 26, 2023, Officers of the Cumberland Police Department were notified that a male subject threatened a female with a knife. The suspect was later identified as James Robert Michael Langway. Mr. Langway told the female that he was going to kill with the large knife he was brandishing. The victim’s husband observed the incident and ran to his truck and retrieved a baseball bat. Mr. Langway then ran from the scene but was quickly apprehended by Officers from the Cumberland Police Department. Officers located the large knife on Langway’s jacket pocket. He was subsequently transported to Police Headquarters. Langway was served with his charges and was transported to the Allegany County Detention Center awaiting his bond hearing. 

Arrest: James Robert Micael Langway, age 35, Cumberland Maryland.
Charge: Assault 1st degree, Assault 2nd degree and disorderly conduct.

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