Maryland State Police, Cumberland:
On 12/30/2011 at approximately 0122 hours, a Trooper responded to a residence in the 11000 block of Orleans Road in Little Orleans, Allegany County, Maryland, for a report of an assault. Upon arrival, the male homeowner advised that he encountered a vehicle in his driveway. When the homeowner made contact with the operator of the vehicle, an altercation ensued, which ended in the suspect assaulting the victim. The suspect then fled the area. The victim was transported by Flintstone ambulance to the Western Maryland Regional Medical Center with minor injuries. The suspect vehicle is described as a two tone, dark colored over light colored, Ford F-250, 4 door. A partial tag given was 6AA259, possible Maryland tag. Anyone having information on the suspect vehicle are asked to contact Sr. Tpr. D. T. Wagoner, at 301-729-2101, ext. 7172.
December 30, 2011
Domestic Assault / DWI
On December 29, 2011 at approximately 2:30 a.m., the Cumberland City Police Department responded to an E. Offutt Street residence in reference to a domestic assault. Upon the officers arrival contact was made with a female victim who advised the officer that she was assaulted by her live-in boyfriend, David Alan Smith. The officer observed minor injuries to the victim which did not require medical treatment. The victim advised the officer that Smith left the residence prior to the officer's arrival in a vehicle. Smith was located on Industrial Boulevard at which time a traffic stop was conducted. Smith was then placed under arrest for driving while impaired by alcohol and second degree assault. Smith was taken to police headquarters for processing. Smith was then taken to District Court for his initial appearance and was released on his personal recognizance.
David Alan Smith Age: 32 Cumberland, MD
Second Degree Assault, Driving while impaired and under the influence of alcohol.
On December 29, 2011 at approximately 7:35 p.m., the Cumberland City Police Department responded to a reported disturbance. During the investigation a subject was contacted and identified as, Sean Patrick Layton. Layton was checked for weapons related to the reported disturbance at which time the officer noticed a clear baggie hanging out of Layton's pocket. When asked what was in the baggie Layton advised the officer that the baggie contained marijuana. Layton was then placed under arrest and transported to Police Headquarters for processing. Layton was then transported to District Court for his initial appearance at which time he was released on his personal recognizance.
Sean Patrick Layton Age: 18 Cumberland, MD
Possession of Marijuana