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Press Release Details


Press Release Number: 550

Incident Number: 10-000573

Release Date: 5/15/2010


Offense: Terroristic threats/simple assault/disorderly

Grading: M-1

Date/Time Reported

Date Reported Time Reported Date From Date To
5/8/2010 3:24 PM 5/8/2010 5/8/2010

Time/Location

Location Time From Time To
Main entrance to Cedarcrest Manor 3:20 PM 3:30 PM

Person(s) Charged or Referred

First Name Last Name Age Gender
David Hittinger 23 Male

Summary of Events

On or about the above date, time and location Hittinger was involved in an incident where he threatened another individual with a knife. Hittinger also reportedly threw two rocks at two individuals at that location. Hittinger also screamed and yelled profanities at one of the victims throughout the incident. As a result Hittinger has been charged with terroristic threats, simple assault, harassment, and disorderly conduct. Hittinger is currently a student at Mansfield University. In additional to criminal charges, he has been referred to the campus judicial officer for appropriate action.