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Man Arrested on Assault Charges Downtown

April 7th, 2022 by WCBC Radio

On Wednesday, April 6, 2022 at approximately 7:28 PM, officers of the Cumberland Police Department responded to Queen City Pavement in reference to a disturbance.  Officers contacted Caleb Wainwright who was causing a disturbance, yelling about punching people in the face.  An officer ordered Wainwright to lower his voice and he continued to yell.  Wainwright then began to run.  His behavior attracted the attention of other people in the area.  The officer ordered Wainwright to stop and that he was under arrest.  Officers were able to take Wainwright into custody after Wainwright resisted.  After further investigation, it was learned that Wainwright had assaulted a subject prior to police contact.  Wainwright was arrested and transported to Central Booking.  Wainwright was held on a temporary commitment-recalcitrant at the Allegany County Detention Center.


ARRESTED:  Caleb Michael Wainwright       AGE: 28            Cumberland, MD

CHARGES:  Assault-2nd Degree, Sex Offense-4th Degree-Sex Contact, Disorderly Conduct, Fail to Obey a Lawful Order, Resisting Arrest