On 2/16/2017 at 1742 hours, members of the NLCRPD responded to an active domestic disturbance located in the 600 block of Auburn Drive, Manheim, Penn Township. Officers arrived on scene to discover that an arguement over child custody escalated to physical violence between individuals and injuries to a six week old infant.It is alleged that TAYLOR ALLEN PENWELL, age 31, of the 600 block of Auburn Drive, Manheim punched an adult female victim in the face and threw her to the ground causing minor injuries to her face, while she was holding a six week old infant. The child had visible bruising and the child was transported to the Lancaster General Hospital by ambulance and was later admitted for observation for non life threatening injuries. Lancaster County Children and Youth Services is assisting with the investigation.
PENWELL was charged and transported to the Lancaster County Prison. The investigation is continuing.