Pool Stick Used In Assault
Forty-two-year-old Needmore resident Barbara Lynn Sprinkle has been arraigned before Magisterial District Judge Carol Jean Johnson on charges of simple assault. State police reported Sprinkle was involved in a 10:30 p.m. domestic dispute on Tuesday, August 31, when she allegedly pushed a 47- year-old man from Needmore into a wooden desk. She is also accused of attempting to strike the man repeatedly with a wooden pool stick. The victim suffered swelling to his right elbow, police concluded.