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Man, 35, Arrested For Assaulting Teen, Say West Shore Regional Police

Eddie Roy Sutton Jr.
Eddie Roy Sutton Jr. Photo Credit: West Shore Regional PD

A 35-year-old man was arrested for assaulting a teenager in Cumberland County, authorities said.

Officers were dispatched for a non-active assault that occurred in the 300 Block of N. Second Street, Wormleysburg around 1:45 p.m. on Wednesday, West Shore Regional police said.

Following an investigation, police learned Eddie Roy Sutton Jr. assaulted a juvenile causing minor injuries, authorities said.

Sutton was charged with simple assault and endangering the welfare of a child.

He was being held in Cumberland County Prison in lieu of $5,000 bail.

His preliminary hearing is schedule for July 21 at 2 p.m.

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