Ocean City Police Arrest One After Serious Assault
Ocean City, MD- (June 7, 2021): On June 6, 2021, at approximately 7:08 p.m., Ocean City Police officers responded to the area of 18th Street and Philadelphia Ave for a report of a serious assault.
Officers located two stabbing victims in the area of Kingfish Street. Ocean City EMS also responded and rendered emergency medical care. One of the victims was transported by Ocean City EMS to Tidal Health Peninsula Regional Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. The second victim was treated on scene by Ocean City EMS for a minor injury.
During the investigation, it was determined that the suspect and victims engaged in a physical altercation while playing mini-golf together. The following arrest has been made in the case:
- N’Gai Naamone Lincoln Jr., 23, Harve De Grace, MD: First-degree assault (2 counts), second-degree assault (2 counts), reckless endangerment (2 counts), and fighting knife/weapon ordinance violation. Lincoln is currently in custody at the Ocean City Police Department, waiting to be seen by a Maryland District Court Commissioner.
The Ocean City Police Department is prepared and proactively handling criminal violations and citizen complaints of illegal activity to ensure the safety of our residents and visitors. We want to remind citizens that if they see something suspicious, or have concerns about possible criminal activity occurring in Ocean City, reach out to us. We encourage you to call our Tip Line at 410-520-5136, email us at [email protected] or contact the Police Department directly at 410-723-6610.