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Cumberland Police report for Sunday

August 28th, 2022 by WCBC Radio

On August 27th, 2022 at approximately 6:00 pm officers of the Cumberland Police Department responded to the 200 block of Paca Street for a reported assault. Upon officer’s arrival they spoke with the victim who advised that Charles Robert Bauman II had assaulted them. The victim advised officers that Bauman had grabbed them by the arms, threw them to the ground, and strangled them. Officers observed evidence of the assault and placed Bauman under arrest. While officers placed Bauman under arrest he began yelling and creating a disturbance. Bauman was then taken before a District Court Commissioner where he was held without bond.
Arrest: Charles Robert Bauman II, age 51, Cumberland Maryland.
Charges: Assault First Degree, Assault Second Degree, Disorderly Conduct.

Trespassing Arrest

On August 27th, 2022 at approximately 7:00 pm officers of the Cumberland Police Department responded to the 900 block of Lexington Avenue for a reported trespassing complaint. Upon officer’s arrival they located John Jenkins III to be on a property that was clearly posted as no trespassing. Jenkins was issued a Criminal Citation and was released pending his trial at District Court.
Arrest: John William Jenkins III, age 50, Ridgley West Virginia
Charge: Trespassing.

Arrest Warrant Served

On August 27th, 2022 Officers of the Cumberland Police Department served an Arrest Warrant on Jeffrey Scott Ritchie. The Arrest Warrant was issued by the District Court stemming from an August 27th, 2022 destruction of property incident.  During the incident officers responded to the 1000 block of East Oldtown Road where the victim advised that Ritchie had broken a window inside the residence and created a disturbance. Ritchie had left the area prior to officers’ arrival and an application for charges was completed resulting in this Arrest Warrant. Ritchie was taken before a District Court Commissioner where he was held on a $5,000 bond.
Arrest: Jeffrey Scott Ritchie, age 52, Cumberland Maryland.
‚ÄčCharges: Destruction of Property, Disturbing the Peace.