Bar assault nets arrest in J. Thorpe
An incident that happened at 1:40 a.m. Jan. 27 at Crocodile Lyle's Bar, 212 Center St., Jim Thorpe, has resulted in a borough woman being arrested.
Police said Jenessa Jayne Tappan, 300 Center Ave., has been charged with simple assault, harassment and disorderly conduct as a result of the incident.
Police said they were summoned to the business at the above time, where a Heather Goodhue told them Tappan struck her in the face with the a beer bottle while inside the bar. Police said the victim received numerous cuts and abrasions to her face.
The arrests were made after police made several unsuccessful attempts to contact Tappan.