by: The Tribune-Review Updated:FAYETTE COUNTY, Pa. - A Fayette County municipal police officer was arrested early Monday in an apparent domestic dispute.
State police responded to a Redstone Township home at about 4:15 a.m. and arrested Norman Howard, 42, and Amanda Orris, 25.
Police said Howard sustained scratches to his neck and Orris had a broken front tooth and a bite mark on her shoulder.Howard is a police officer in Redstone. He did not immediately return a phone call seeking comment.
Both are charged with simple assault and harassment. They were arraigned by District Judge Michael Metros and released on $5,000 unsecured bond.
This article was written by Channel 11's news exchange partners at TribLIVE.
Police officer in Fayette County charged in apparent domestic dispute
Man questioned about shooting of teen outside Penn Hills middle school
Woman strikes Capitol Police cruiser, taken into custody
Westinghouse files for bankruptcy protection
Scientists work to stop new pest from spreading to western Pa.