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Dunmore Man Charged With Assaulting Woman

December 26, 2018

DUNMORE — A Dunmore man faces assault and other charges for choking and hitting a woman, leaving her with multiple injuries, borough police said.

Darren Oheren, 27, 1907 Delaware St., Apt. 3, was arrested late Friday after police responded to a neighbor’s report of a domestic with a woman screaming and crying inside the apartment.

After entering the residence and placing Oheren in handcuffs, officers found Sharon Delguercio lying in a fetal position in the doorway of a bedroom with visible injuries to her face, neck, back, wrists and right arm, police said. She was taken to Geisinger Community Medical Center for treatment.

Oheren was arraigned before Magisterial District Judge Terrence Gallagher on charges of aggravated and simple assault, strangulation, disorderly conduct and harassment. He was ordered held in the Lackawanna County Prison on $50,000 bail pending a preliminary hearing Monday at 10:15 a.m.

— DAVID SINGLETON

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