Police Blotter: Here’s What’s Happening in Cumberland

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CUMBERLAND, MD – The Cumberland Police Department has issued the following police blotter reports of crimes and offenses that occurred over the past four days.

BENCH WARRANTS SERVED

On Saturday, May 14, 2022, the Cumberland Police Department served a bench warrant on Andrew Jacob Getz. The warrant was issued as a result of Getz failing to appear for his court case. He was originally charged with Failure to Obey a Reasonable & Lawful Order. He was arrested and transported to Central Booking. Getz was later seen by a District Court Commissioner and released on his personal recognizance.

ARRESTED: Andrew Jacob Getz AGE: 42 Cumberland, MD

On Saturday, May 14, 2022, the Cumberland Police Department served a bench warrant on Dakota McKenzie Getz. The warrant was issued as a result of Getz failing to appear for his court case. He was originally charged with Burglary-4th Degree, Theft $100 to under $1500, Malicious Destruction of Property less than $1000. He was arrested and transported to Central Booking. Getz was later seen by a District Court Commissioner and released on his personal recognizance.

ARRESTED: Dakota McKenzie Getz AGE: 25 Cumberland, MD

On Saturday, May 14, 2022, the Cumberland Police Department served a Frederick County District Court bench warrant on Matthew Jason Swick. The warrant was issued as a result of Swick failing to appear for his court case. He was originally charged with CDS: Possess Paraphernalia. He was arrested and transported to Central Booking. Swick was later seen by a District Court Commissioner and released on his personal recognizance.a

ARRESTED: Matthew Jason Swick AGE: 29 Cumberland, MD

On Saturday, May 14, 2022, the Cumberland Police Department served a bench warrant on Taylor Reed Quick. The warrant was issued as a result of Quick failing to appear for her court case. She was originally charged with Theft less than $100. She was arrested and transported to Central Booking. Quick was later seen by a District Court Commissioner and released on her personal recognizance.

ARRESTED: Taylor Reed Quick AGE: 30 Cumberland, MD


CDS ARREST

On Sunday, May 15, 2022, at approximately 12:00 PM, an officer of the Cumberland Police Department was on patrol when he observed a vehicle parked at a business on Virginia Avenue. The officer observed that the registration was expired. The officer approached the operator, James Whetstone, to advise him of the expired tags when he immediately smelled the odor of marijuana coming from the vehicle. A probable cause search of the vehicle was conducted and suspected marijuana was located. He was arrested and transported to the police station for processing. Whetstone was issued a criminal citation and released pending trial at the District Court of Allegany County.

ARRESTED: James William Whetstone AGE: 38 Cumberland, MD
CHARGES: CDS: Possession-Marijuana greater than 10 grams

On Saturday, May 14, 2022, at approximately 9:04 PM, an officer of the Cumberland Police Department conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle on Centre Street and identified the operator as Eric Divelbliss. The officer requested a K-9 to respond. A scan was conducted and the K-9 alerted to the odor of CDS in the vehicle. The vehicle was searched and a quantity of controlled dangerous substances was located. Divelbliss was arrested and transported to the police station for processing. He was issued a criminal citation and released pending trial at the District Court of Allegany County.

ARRESTED: Eric Scott Divelbliss AGE: 46 Cumberland, MD
CHARGES: CDS: Possession-Not Marijuana

CRIMINAL SUMMONS SERVED

On Sunday, May 15, 2022, the Cumberland Police Department served a criminal summons on Ethan Getz. The summons was issued as a result of an incident that occurred on May 7, 2022. On this date at approximately 8:04 PM, an officer of the Cumberland Police Department conducted a traffic stop on a side-by-side vehicle operated by Getz on Centre Street. The officer filed for charges against Getz. Getz was served with the summons and released.

ARRESTED: Ethan Drake Getz AGE: 20 Ridgeley, WV
CHARGES: Operating Off-Road Vehicle on Government Property