Monroe man jailed for assault incident
A Monroe County man was jailed over the weekend following a domestic incident involving an assault.
Pocono Mountain Regional police said they responded to a domestic incident at 197 Fern Ridge Road, in the Briarcrest Woods community in Tunkhannock Township, about 5:38 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 7.
On scene officers spoke with a 31-year-old female who stated that Ismael Orlando Rosario, 26, of Blakeslee, had assaulted her by throwing household objects at her and then pulled her to the ground by the hair. Rosario also allegedly proceeded to drag the female by the hair across the living room before pressing her against a table. The victim's 13-year-old son witnessed the assault and called for help, police said.
Rosario was taken into custody and placed in the county prison in Snydersville on charges of simple assault and harassment.