2012-04-12 / Police Reports

Charges Filed In Taylor Twp. Case

Pennsylvania State Police from the McConnellsburg barracks were dispatched to 314 Wooden Bridge Road in Taylor Township over the weekend.

Police said Adam Earl Morgan, 32, of Smithfield, Pa., arrived on the property of Harold Eugene Berkstresser, 72, at 6:40 p.m. on Saturday, April 7. Morgan is accused of shoving Berkstresser. He is being cited by state police for criminal trespassing as well as harassment.

In addition, police reported Berkstresser argued with Morgan and an 18-year-old girl from New Salem, Pa. During the argument, Berkstresser allegedly pointed a rifle at the man and shot the tire on the girl’s vehicle. He has been accused of simple assault in the case.

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