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Middletown Police News - 8/27/14


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 charges

Jared M. Walter, 29, of the 300 block of Hoffer St., Middletown, was charged with aggravated assault and simple assault after a Harrisburg man was beaten around 2 a.m. on Aug. 9, police report.


The 35-year-old 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.


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