Randy Jo Whiteman, 30, of Lehighton, is facing several charges as a result of two incidents between 9:50 and 11:30 p.m. Dec. 24.
State police at the Lehighton barracks said he was driving a 1989 Buick sedan that crashed into a ditch at the intersection of Rt. 895 and West Bowmans Road in East Penn Township.
Police said he then arrived at his residence along Lower Nis Hollow Drive in the township and assaulted a male resident.
Police said he will be arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol, summary Motor Vehicle Code violations and harassment.