On October 14th, 2021, at approximately 12:21 am, the police department was dispatched to the 200 block of South York Street for a check the welfare. Upon arrival officers determined a male, later identified as Clark, got into an argument with the victim, which turned physical. Clark reportedly was restraining the victim from behind. In doing so he placed his arm around the victim’s throat. Clark also threw the victim to the ground and struck them several times during the incident. Clark was arrested and transported to the Cumberland County Prison. He was arraigned by Magisterial District Judge Jonathan Birbeck. Bail was set at $49,000. A preliminary hearing will be held at a later date.
Adam Clark, age 22, 200 block of South York Street, Mechanicsburg, PA 17055
Charges – Strangulation, Simple Assault, Resisting Arrest, Harassment