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Merchant Alley Shooting Makes Top Stories List

January 3rd, 2024 by WCBC Radio

One of the events making this year’s list of WCBC’s Top News stories involved a murder in Merchant’s Alley. Gunshots rang out through downtown Cumberland in the early morning hours of October 28th, resulting in one dead and three others wounded after underage drinking at a local bar spilled out into the Merchants Alley area. A suspect from Hagerstown was arrested and charged with first-degree murder as well as drug charges. Here’s what the chaos sounded like that erupted that night…