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Punxsy man accused of abusing 5-month-old boy, breaking arm


Punxsutawney, PA – A Punxsutawney man is accused of severely physically abusing a 5-month-old boy, leaving the child with a broken arm.

Police were called to the Punxsutawney Area Hospital on Aug. 14 for suspected child abuse.

After an investigation, they determined that 32-year-old Matthew Knox from Punxsutawney had assaulted the 5-month-old boy from West Mifflin.

The child had a broken arm and other injuries.

Knox was arrested and transported to the Indiana County Jail.

Click Here to read the online police report. (You’ll need to scroll down to page 2 to see this specific report.)