Two persons were cited following an incident in the emergency room at the Lehighton hospital.

Borough police said Alison Shafer, 38, of 111 Carbon St., Lehighton, was cited for disorderly conduct, and a 17-year-old Weatherly female was cited for harassment.

The charges stem from a verbal altercation in the ER that occurred on Friday, March 9, about 10:50 p.m., police said.