Two Injured In Assault In Westminster Area Friday Morning

Both were taken to area hospitals with head injuries.



Map of Houck Rd, Maryland 21157


Westminster, Md (KM) Two people were injured in an assault early Friday morning in the Westminster area..

The Carroll County Sheriff’s Office says deputies, state troopers and emergency medical services personnel responded to the 500 block of Houck Road at around 4:30 AM for an assault in progress. They found a 21-year-old man and a 26-year-old woman with head injuries. Both victims  were taken to area hospitals for treatment.

The Sheriff’s Office Major Crimes Unit and Forensics Services Technicians responded.

Authorities say based on their initial investigation, there is no known threat to the public. They also says no further information about this incident, including possible suspect information, is being released at this time.

The investigation is continuing, and anyone who has information on this incident is asked to call the Carroll County Sheriff’s Office at 410-386-5900.



By Kevin McManus