A Slatington resident is facing a criminal charge of harassment following an incident at a borough bar.

Police said about 1:30 a.m. on April 9 officers were dispatched to The Shack, 751 Main St., to a report of a male punching another male in the face.

The suspect left the bar prior to the arrival of officers.

Through an investigation police identified the suspect as Derick Hankee, 34, of 419 Seventh St.

He was cited for harassment.