Arrest Warrant Issued
A warrant has been issued for the arrest of Harrisonville resident Lance Joshua Mellott, according to Pennsylvania State Police in McConnellsburg. Mellott, 26, is wanted in connection with an aggravated assault at a location along Camp Ridge Road on March 18.
Police said Mellott and a 31-year-old female were travelling to Mellott’s residence at 3 a.m. when he struck her several times in the face and head with closed fists. He has been charged with aggravated assault, terroristic threats, simple assault, recklessly endangering another person and harassment.
State police have unsuccessfully attempted to locate Mellott on several occaisions following the incident. Information regarding Mellott’s whereabouts should be divulged to state police in Mc- Connellsburg at 717-485- 3131.