CANTON TOWNSHIP (KDKA) – A man was arrested after assaulting a woman with a 2×4 in Washington County Tuesday night.

According to police, the incident happened in the 1500-block of Jefferson Avenue in Canton Township around 8:18 p.m.

The suspect, 39-year-old Vaughn Dubielak, is accused of hitting a woman several times with the 2×4, which broke her arm in two places.

Dubielak then allegedly used the 2×4 to break the windshield of a car before getting into a fight with some of the neighbors. While fighting with the neighbors, he grabbed a girl and threw her to the ground while allegedly trying to hit several other people with the 2×4.

When police arrived, they found the suspect intoxicated and lying down in some weeds behind some trailers.

He is currently being lodged in the Washington County Jail.


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