From the Aberdeen Police Department:
At about 3:30 p.m. on Sunday July 15, the Aberdeen Police received a call reporting an assault had occurred in the area of E. Bel Air Ave. and Philadelphia Boulevard. Arriving officers located Richard Webster, 55, of the first block of Norman Ave, suffering from a head injury.
Preliminary investigation revealed that Webster was involved in an altercation with another male. Webster may have been injured during the altercation when he fell, striking his head.
Webster was treated at the scene by paramedics and transported to Shock Trauma by Maryland State Police helicopter. Webster is currently in stable condition. It appears that Webster may have known the other male involved. The investigation continues.
Any one with information is asked to call Detective Milton Alexander, Aberdeen Police Criminal Investigations Section, at 410-272-2121.