Maryland Man Arrested for Domestic Assault

UAT20200700500

Arrested:
Joseph Leopold, 22
1300 block Salem Avenue
Hagerstown, MD 21740

Charges:
Strangulation
Simple Assault
Harassment

On Sunday, July 19, 2020 Upper Allen Police responded to a domestic dispute at an area motel. The investigation revealed that Joseph Leopold strangled and assaulted the victim. The victim was transported by ambulance to an area hospital for treatment. Leopold was arrested at the scene and transported to Cumberland County Central Booking. Leopold was afforded a preliminary arraignment and committed to the Cumberland County Prison on $30,000 bail. Leopold will appear for a preliminary hearing scheduled for August 3, 2020.