Teen Facing Assault Charges Following Attack in Punxsy

handcuffsPUNXSUTAWNEY, Pa. (EYT) – Police in Punxsutawney are investigating an assault that allegedly occurred Sunday in the borough.

Police say the alleged incident happened around 2:30 p.m. at 111 North Jefferson Street.

According to police, a 17-year-old juvenile punched a male resident of the home in the face approximately 6 times.

Police say a written allegation has been filed against the juvenile, charging him with Simple Assault and Harassment.


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