2010-07-15 / Local & State

Central Pa. Woman Beat Man With Frying Pan

PHILIPSBURG, Pa. (AP) – Police in central Pennsylvania say a woman is facing charges after she hit a man in the head with a large frying pan.

Pennsylvania State Police say 50-year-old Kimberly Denocheck has been taken to the Centre County Correctional Facility to be arraigned on charges of simple assault and harassment.

Police say she hit a 48- year-old man in the head with the pan around 7:25 p.m. Saturday at an apartment in Philipsburg, near State College.

Police say the man, whose name wasn’t released, suffered an abrasion on his head.

It was not immediately clear if Denocheck had an attorney.

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