Cumberland Times-News

February 10, 2014

City man jailed on assault charge - 02/11

Cumberland Times-News

— CUMBERLAND — A Cumberland man was jailed Saturday after police observed injuries to a female victim who said she was assaulted by him at a West Oldtown Road residence.

Cumberland Police responded to the home at 9:05 a.m. and were told by the woman that the couple had been arguing around 2 a.m. She said that Hawke Anthony Coffman, 23, grabbed her by the neck, pushed her, choked her and punched her in the face before taking $20 and spitting on her. He allegedly damaged $200 worth of items in the home.

Police located Coffman sleeping in the bedroom and arrested him for destruction of property, second-degree assault and theft.

Coffman was held in the Allegany County Detention Center on $20,000 bond.