State College, PA - Centre County - Central Pennsylvania - Home of Penn State University

Suspect Sought in Harassment Incident

by on August 09, 2018 11:39 AM

State College police are looking to identify a man who allegedly punched a person on a CATA Bus.

Police said it happened at about 1:30 p.m. on Friday, July 20, in the area of 1800 E. Park Ave. An unknown white male reportedly punched the alleged victim in the jaw with a closed fist and asked if there were going to be "any more problems." The incident was captured on video.

The alleged assailant got off the bus at Innovation Park and left in an unknown direction.

The suspect is described as a white male, approximately 6 feet tall, with gray hair. He was wearing gray sweatpants and a black T-shirt that with the words "Drink responsibly, and tip recklessly."

Police did not provide further details on any circumstances leading up to the incident or information about the alleged victim.

Anyone who may be able to identify the suspect or who has information about the is asked incident to contact the State College Police Department at (814) 234-7150, by email or submit an anonymous tip through the department's website

Geoff Rushton is managing editor for Contact him at [email protected] or find him on Twitter at @geoffrushton.
Next Article
Police Investigating Report of Indecent Exposure at Local Park
August 09, 2018 8:56 AM
by Geoff Rushton
Police Investigating Report of Indecent Exposure at Local Park
Disclaimer: Copyright © 2019 All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

order food online