Oct 13

Hughesville Woman Arrested For Domestic Assault

October 13, 2013

Carissa Mae Wright, 25
9900 block of Route 220 Highway
Hughesville, PA 17737

Simple Assault

On October 9, 2013 at about 9:30 PM, Wright and a female family member became involved in a verbal argument in the parking lot of Sheetz located at 1415 South Market Street in Upper Allen Township. When they left, Wright then physically assaulted the female while they were driving. The victim arranged to get a ride home from a different family member and reported the incident to police the following day. An arrest warrant was issued for Wright and she was taken into custody in Hughesville, PA (Lycoming County) with the assistance of the PA State Police in Montoursville. On October 12th, Wright was returned to Cumberland County and committed to Cumberland County Prison in lieu of $,2500 bail. A preliminary hearing will be held on a later date before District Judge Mark Martin.