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Assault Arrests made by Cumberland Police

August 12th, 2022 by WCBC Radio

On Wednesday, August 10, 2022 at approximately 3:30 PM, a citizen came to the Cumberland Police Department and reported to an officer that he was a victim of an assault that occurred at a residence in the 900 block of Bedford Street.  He explained that Vladimir Kojevnikov struck him with a belt the previous day.  Officers observed injuries consistent with the victim’s statement.  After further investigation, Kojevnikov was placed under arrest and transported to Central Booking.  He was later seen by a District Court Commissioner and released on a $5000 unsecured personal bond.

ARRESTED:  Vladimir Kojevnikov      AGE: 71     Cumberland, MD

CHARGES:  Assault-2nd Degree


On Thursday, August 11, 2022 at approximately 6:19 PM, officers of the Cumberland Police Department responded to E. Offutt Street at Ella Avenue for an assault.  Police contacted a witness who reported that he observed a male, Deron Elbin, strike a female in the face.  The female tried to run away and Elbin chased her and pushed her into a fence.  After further investigation, Elbin was placed under arrested and transported to the police station.  He was later seen by a District Court Commissioner and remanded to the Allegany County Detention Center on a $7,500 bond.

ARRESTED:  Deron Michael Elbin        AGE:  47         Cumberland, MD

CHARGES:  Assault-2nd Degree