Police: Man arrested for hitting woman with board

PORT ROYAL – A Port Royal man was arrested after hitting a Mifflintown woman in the back of the head with a wooden 2-by-4, Pennsylvania State Police Lewistown reports.

Police said Zachary Barham, 18, of Port Royal, hit Jenna Bryner, 21, of Mifflintown, in the back of the head with with a wooden 2-by-4 at 2 a.m. while in a garage at a residence on Milford Street in Port Royal, which resulted in Bryner receiving 13 staples in her head.

Police said Barham was arrested then arraigned by the on-call judge.

Police said Barham was placed in the Mifflin County Correctional Facility in lieu of $25,000 bail.