NEWPORT, Pa. (WHTM) -
State police said a man is recovering in the hospital after being violently assaulted Thursday in Perry County.
According to police, the victim suffered serious bodily injury as a result of the assault. The incident happened at around 1:30 a.m. on the 500 block of South 4th Street in Oliver Township.
The person responsible for the attack has been identified as 22-year-old Jason Daniel Maschak, troopers said. Authorities are currently searching for him.
Anyone with information is asked to call state police at 567-3110.