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Police Arrest Woman on Assault in South End

May 25th, 2022 by WCBC Radio

On Tuesday, May 24, 2022 at approximately 8:55 PM, officers of the Cumberland Police Department responded to the 400 block of Arch Street in reference to an assault.  Upon their arrival, police contacted residents who reported that they were assaulted by Janice Lease.  Officers observed that the victims had sustained injuries.  Lease was placed under arrest and transported to Central Booking.  Lease was later seen by a District Court Commissioner and released on her personal recognizance.


ARRESTED:  Janice Lynn Lease        AGE:  62          Cumberland, MD

CHARGE:  Assault-2nd Degree (x2)