Oil City Man Charged With Harming Four Month-Old Girl

April 16, 2014
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An Oil City man was charged this week after he was accused of physically harming a four month-old girl.

Injuries to the child include a broken arm and a broken leg.  Police say the injuries were sustained on the evening of April 5 at an Oil City residence.

Oil City Police charged 24 year-old Scott Heckathorne with two counts each of aggravated assault on a child and endangering the welfare of a child.  Heckathorne was placed in the Venango County Jail with bail set at $75,000 and a preliminary hearing scheduled for April 23.

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