Tarentum woman faces simple assault charges

Frazer Township, Pa. – Pennyslvania State Police Trp. Cavanaugh filed simple assault charges against a Tarentum woman after allegedly striking an 18 year-old victim on SR 28 in Frazer Township Wednesday afternoon.

According to the police report, the victim and the accused were having a verbal argument as they were traveling northbound on SR 28. The victim had some minor scrapes and blood upon his face. Charged in the incident was Margaret Louis Affinito, age 49 of Tarentum.

Affinito is scheduled for a Preliminary Hearing on 02/12/2018 @ 9:30 am before the Honorable Magisterial District Judge David J. Sosovicka and faces the following charges:

M2 SIMPLE ASSAULT and S HARASSMENT. Affinito is free on a momentary bond.