Friday, January 20, 2017

Borough Officials Face Charges After Altercation

Borough officials from Girardville face charges after an altercation Friday morning.

According to the State Police at Frackville, Robert Krick, 64, and Edward Burns, 64, both of Girardville had a disagreement over a Sewer Authority appointment Friday morning around 10:30am at borough hall and got into an altercation.

A borough secretary ended up braking up the altercation, but State Police were still called.

State Police cited both men with summary charges of Harassment.

Krick is the Girardville Council Vice President and Burns is a former mayor and currently the head of the Sewer Authority.

WNEP interviewed both later Friday