Kittanning Man Charged In Death Of Chicora Man During Weekend Fight

March 19, 2013
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A Kittanning man has been charged in connection with that weekend fight that resulted in the death of a man from Chicora.

State Police say 27 year-old Dennis Rosenberger was initially arraigned on a charge of aggravated assault.  He was lodged in the Armstrong County Jail with bond set at $50,000.

Authorities say Rosenberger was involved in a fight with 39 year-old James Sullivan at about 1:30 AM Sunday morning on Monteith Street in Kittanning.  It appears Sullivan was knocked to the pavement and struck his head.  Initial indications are that Sullivan died of a fractured skull.

Early news reports about the incident estimated that more than 30 people were gathered at the fight scene.  The investigation continues.

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