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Police Make Domestic Assault Arrest

January 12th, 2022 by WCBC Radio

On January 11, 2022 the Cumberland Police were called to a residence on the 300 block of Grand Ave for a report of a female being assaulted with a chair.  Upon arrival officers spoke to the victim and the suspect.  Through the investigation it was learned that the two were involved in an argument when the male struck the female with a stool and grabbed her.  Officers observed injuries consistent with the victim’s statement.  Anthony Jerome Causion, age 52 of Cumberland MD was placed under arrest for Second Degree Assault.  He was taken to Central Booking for his initial appearance with the District Court Commissioner.  Causion is being held without bond at the Allegany County Detention Center.    


Arrested:  Anthony Jerome Causion Age: 52 Cumberland, MD

Charges:  Second Degree Assault

June 22nd, 2021 by WCBC Radio

On June 21, 2021 at 6:15pm, officers from the Cumberland City Police Department responded to the 400 block of Grand Avenue for a domestic assault. Upon arrival, officers were advised that the suspect, Wayne Sorrells, age 39 of Cumberland, Maryland, had fled the residence.  Officers located Sorrells a short distance away and took him into custody.  During the officers investigation, they learned that Sorrells had been in an altercation with the victim inside the residence.  The argument escalated and Sorrells struck the victim causing injuries.  Subsequently, Sorrells was charged with first degree assault, second degree assault, and child abuse.  Sorrells was later provided his initial appearance in District Court.  Following his hearing, he was remanded to the Allegany County Detention Center without bond. 

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