A Schuylkill County man was jailed on Wednesday for assault and related counts.
State police at Schuylkill Haven identified the suspect as John Steven Petrovich, 42, of the village of Pitman, Eldred Township. The incident occurred between 5:30 and 6:45 p.m. at 15 Ridge Rd., Apt. 2, in the township.
Troopers gave the following account of what happened.
Petrovich became involved in a verbal dispute with a 32-year-old female, not identified by troopers, at the residence over Petrovich driving the female's car.