OnAugust 17, 2011, Ocean City Police officers were flagged down by a victim of an assault in the area ofJamestown Road. Officers observed that the victim was bleeding from an open wound on the right side of his face.
During the on-scene investigation police learned that earlier in the evening the victim had met two males and agreed to meet them later to purchase marijuana. The victim met the males at the victim’s residence and was subsequently attacked by the two. During the assault, one of the suspects slashed the victim with a kitchen knife. The victim suffered a laceration to the face, and several other injuries as a result of the assault. Both males stole a large amount of money from the victim and fled the residence. The victim was transported toPeninsulaRegionalMedicalCenterfor treatment of his injuries.
Ocean City Police detectives investigated the case and were able to identify the two male suspects as: Paul Kevin Hudson, Jr., DOB: 03/26/87 (24), described as a black male, 5’08, 135lbs and Travis Jermaine Farmer DOB: 11/02/83 (27), described as a black male, 5’06, 120lbs.
Both men are fromBerlin,Maryland.
Ocean City Police have obtained arrest warrants for both Hudson and Farmer. Both males are currently wanted and have charges pending for:
- Armed Robbery (felony)
- Robbery (felony)
- 1st & 2nd Degree Assault
- Theft over $1000 (felony)
Farmer and Hudson are not currently in police custody and should be considered dangerous. Both are believed to still be on theDelmarva Peninsula. Citizens are advised not to attempt to approach them. Ocean City Police are asking anyone with information as to the whereabouts of these two fugitives to contact the OCPD Criminal Investigation Division at 410-723-6604 or contact your local police agency. You do not have to leave your name.