Woman is charged with assault
Sharess Rodgers, 41, of Pocono Summit, has been arrested by Pocono Mountain Regional Police for simple assault and harassment as a result of a domestic incident that happened at 4:52 p.m. Dec. 24 at 2319 Freedom Way, Coolbaugh Township.
The victim is Steven Schwartz, 51, also of Pocono Summit, who police identified as the husband of the defendant.
Police said Schwartz went to their headquarters and reported his wife had assaulted him earlier in the day, stating she struck him numerous times in the head and face. Police said they observed numerous marks on Schwartz's face and also observed his left eye to be extremely red and swollen.
Police arrested the woman without incident.