Aggravated Assault / Resisting Arrest / Simple Assault / Harassment Arrest, 2:35 a.m., Thursday, January 12, 2020, 1000 block Grofftown Road (LT) – Raneldo Recardo Holder, M/27, of Lancaster, PA, was charged with the above offenses following a domestic dispute at his residence. During the altercation, Holder grabbed the victim by the throat and pushed her to the ground, causing her to strike her head and sustain an injury. The injury required medical treatment performed at an area hospital. Officers informed Holder that he was under arrest and he ignored them and attempted to walk away. Officers grabbed onto Holder and he forcefully pulled away from them. An officer deployed a Taser at Holder but it had no effect on him. The officers then began to physically struggle with Holder to effect an arrest. During the struggle, Holder punched one of the officers in the side of the head. After a brief period of time, Holder was taken into physical custody without further incident or injury. He was processed and taken to Central Arraignment.
MEDIA POST CONTACT: Sergeant Michael T. Piacentino, W: 717-569-6401 Ext: 1583, C: 717-340-2130, firstname.lastname@example.org