Woman Reports Assault
A 21-year-old McConnellsburg woman was assaulted on Sunday, June 13, at a Big Cove Tannery residence, according to state police. The female victim told state police investigators she was at 1860 Cito Road at 9:20 p.m. with her child when she was allegedly assaulted by Dwight Barton Washabaugh, 51, of Big Cove Tannery.
The argument between the two reportedly began while the woman was on the telephone, said police, who added the victim was struck in the jaw and head repeatedly. Washabaugh was charged with one count of simple assault and two counts of harassment through Magisterial District Judge Carol Jean Johnson.