A Carbon County man is facing several charges following an incident at a home he shares with the victim that occurred about 4:45 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 13.
State police at Lehighton said Raymond Charles Mayers, 22, and a 22-year-old female, who troopers declined to identify, were enaged in an argument at 222 White St., 2nd floor, Weissport, where they reside, when it escalated. Troopers allege that Mayers punched the female in the head numerous times causing visible injuries. She was treated at the Blue Mountain Health Systems Gnaden Huetten Campus, Lehighton.
Troopers said Mayers will be charged with simple assault, harassment and criminal mischief.