Police Make Arrests In Foot Path Attacks

Police arrested five suspects in connection with attacks along the footpaths in Frederick.

Frederick, Md. (DG) – Police have arrested five suspects responsible for several assaults and robberies on the foot paths in the Hillcrest area of Frederick.

Officers responded to the area of 10 Hillcrest Drive around 8:30 PM on Wednesday for an assault. The victim told police that several black males accosted and robbed him on a foot path connecting Hillcrest Drive to the residential areas. The man was able to provide investigators with a description of the suspects. The victim received minor injuries.

Police searched the area and located several suspects matching the description given by the victim.

The suspects were searched and police found two loaded handguns. Police say these suspects are the same ones described in earlier assaults along the foot paths.

Michael Eugene Warfield Jr. and Omar Malik Bah were both charged with robbery and handgun offenses. Kermee Dormeyan Jr. and Cung Chin Thang were charged with robbery and conspiracy to commit robbery. A juvenile faces robbery and 2nd degree assault charges.

-Dianah Gibson