MAN GRABS OFFICERS’ TASER, CHARGED WITH ASSAULT, INTOXICATION

A Saturday incident in the 800-block of Sylvan Avenue led to the arrest of Cumberland resident Michael William Griffin, Jr. Police received a report of an intoxicated individual driving in the area. He was found, seated on the porch of a residence. He was then verbally aggressive, and at one point, grabbed an officer’s taser, and was placed under arrest. He received a District Court hearing, and was held at the Allegany County Detention Center on $2500 bond.