Woman charged for assault in Cumberland

Police lights during police investigation.
Police lights during police investigation.

CUMBERLAND, MD – A Cumberland woman was arrested and charged for an assault the occurred Thursday night.

In response to the report of an assault at the 400 block of Broadway Street at approximately 12:30 pm, Cumberland Police Department officers responded.

When the officers arrived at the scene, they spoke to the victim. According to the victim, they had argued with Cassidy Richardson when he began to assault them. The victim also reported that Richardson jumped on their back and attacked them. Officers observed evidence of the assault and arrested Richardson. She was taken before a District Court Commissioner and released on her own recognizance.

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