Indiana Co. Man Accused Of Attacking Woman Taken Into Custody

WHITE TOWNSHIP (KDKA) — Pennsylvania State Police have found a man accused of attacking a woman in Indiana County.

Ryan Shawn McAdoo, 43, is charged with aggravated assault, simple assault, recklessly endangering another person and harassment.

Police say the charges stem from an incident that occurred Thursday evening at a home along Twolick Drive in White Township.

McAdoo allegedly engaged in a verbal altercation with the victim before grabbing a knife and threatening to harm her. When the woman tried to call for help, McAdoo reportedly took her phone and smashed it on the ground.

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The victim fled to a nearby residence, where McAdoo allegedly shoved her against a wall and held a knife to her torso.

A neighbor intervened and McAdoo fled.

State police say McAdoo was found in Mercer County and taken into custody without incident sometime Friday.

McAdoo was arraigned Saturday morning and sent to Indiana County Jail. Bail was set at $25,000.

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