State police at Lehighton reported they are investigating an assault incident.

Troopers said the incident occurred about 2:25 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 3, at 35 Blackberry Lane, Jim Thorpe, Penn Forest Township.

Troopers said Terry D. Billman, 47, of that address, was struck in the face with a closed fist several times by a 46-year-old male who also resides at that address.

Troopers did not identify the suspect of the assault pending completion of the investigation.