A Brookville man is facing felony aggravated assault charges after police say he assaulted two Pennsylvania state troopers with a fork.  47-year-old Steven Dewayne Ruth was approached by police on the porch of a friend’s residence in Corsica. When approaching Ruth, police say Ruth was holding the fork and made a stabbing motion.  He also resisted arrest.  He is facing charges of aggravated assault, simple assault, resisting arrest, disorderly conduct, and public drunkenness.

A preliminary hearing is scheduled for June 13th.


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