Child struck in hit-a-run accident in Upper Allen Township
On Friday, October 11, 2019, Upper Allen Police received a report of a domestic assault which occurred in the 2600 Block Shingus Circle. Police say their investigation revealed Ernest Edwin Hanson, 39, physically assaulted and verbally threatened violence toward a female family member. According to police the victim sustained multiple visible injuries during the assault.
According to policeHanson fled the residence prior to the arrival of police, but was located several hours later and taken into custody. Hanson was transported to Cumberland County Prison where he was processed and committed to Cumberland County Prison in lieu of $50,000 bail.