Local Man Charged With Assault
A McConnellsburg man was cited for two counts of simple assault and one count of harassment in conjunction with an incident that began at an apartment located at 802 East Poplar Street, Mc- Connellsburg.
State police said 36-yearold Matthew Lynn Bohrer argued with a 35-year-old Mc- Connellsburg woman on Saturday, December 3. The 5 p.m. argument escalated when Bohrer allegedly threw the female victim against a wall, choked her and repeatedly struck her in the head. The assault, police added, continued until 9 p.m. while the duo travelled in Bohrer’s vehicle throughout the county.