December 22, 2019
Aggravated Assault Arrest
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
On December 22, 2019 at approximately 12:04 AM, The State College Police responded to the Ramada Inn at 1450 South Atherton Street for a report of an unconscious male. Officers found a 26 year old man with severe head trauma. The victim was transported to Mount Nittany Medical Center and later transferred to UPMC Altoona where he was listed in critical condition, Based on witness statements and surveillance video, Roshon Fields (24) from Johnstown, Pennsylvania was arrested and charged with Aggravated Assault (Felony) and Simple Assault (Misdemeanor) as well as Summary charges of Harassment, Disorderly Conduct and Public Drunkenness. Fields was arraigned before Magisterial District Judge Casey McClain and bail was set at $20,0000
We are urging anyone who may have information regarding this incident to contact the State College Police Department at (814) 234-7150, by email or submit an anonymous tip through our website.