Cumberland Times-News

April 4, 2013

City man charged in assault case - 04/05

Cumberland Times-News

— CUMBERLAND — City police arrested 22-year-old Danny Nair, city, on Wednesday after he allegedly assaulted a person in the area of George Street.

Nair was charged with first- and second-degree assault, dangerous weapon with intent to injure, reckless endangerment and disorderly conduct before being jailed on $15,000 bond at the Allegany County Detention Center.

Police said Nair allegedly assaulted the victim with a pocketknife and then ran. He was arrested minutes later on North Centre Street following the 1:23 p.m. incident.

The victim suffered a minor cut on the hand but did not require medical treatment, police said.