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Middletown Police News: 08/20/14


Following is a compilation of reports from the Middletown Police Department. Please be aware all those charged/cited are presumed innocent unless  proven otherwise in a court of law. 

Assault investigation

A 25-year-old Harrisburg man was allegedly beaten with a baseball bat and suffered multiple facial injuries during the early morning of Aug. 11 in the 300 block of Hoffer St., Middletown, police report.

The victim told police he had fallen asleep in his ex-girlfriend’s residence but was awakened after being struck in the face. Police said the victim claimed he had passed out after being struck, and regained consciousness to discover he was laying on a sidewalk on Hoffer Street.

Police said they were notified about the victim by Penn State Hershey Medical Center while he was undergoing treatment for multiple fractures to the left side of his face at the hospital. Officers interviewed the victim at the hospital.

A suspect has been identified, police said.



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