Cumberland Times-News

February 27, 2013

Inmate injured in alleged assault - 02/28

Cumberland Times-News

— CRESAPTOWN — An inmate of the Western Correctional Institution on U.S. Route 220 at Cresaptown was the apparent victim of an assault Wednesday, according to the Allegany County 911 center.

The victim, who is reportedly serving a 10-year sentence for conviction of assault, was taken to the hospital following alert of Cresaptown Volunteer Fire Department ambulance at about 12:50 p.m.

Further details were not available from the Maryland Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services.