• Scottdale man attempts to break into home with baseball bat, gets hit with hammer


    NORTH HUNTINGDON, Pa. - A Scottdale man is accused of attempting to break into a woman’s North Huntingdon house last week and hitting her with a baseball bat.

    According to authorities, while trying to get into the house, Sean Schrock, 48, kicked in the front door, broke two windows with a baseball bat, then hit a woman inside with the bat.

    That woman then hit Schrock in the head with a hammer.

    Schrock was arrested and taken to the Westmoreland County Jail.

    The woman, who has not been identified, was hit in the wrist. She was not seriously hurt.

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