Carlisle man charged with stabbing wife during domestic dispute

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Ronald Lippert

NORTH MIDDLETON TOWNSHIP, Pa. — A 72-year-old man was arrested Thursday after police said he stabbed his wife  during an argument in Cumberland County.

Ronald C. Lippert, of Carlisle, is charged with aggravated assault, simple assault and harassment. He was taken to Cumberland County Prison in lieu of $500,000 bail.

Officers to the 2000 block of Reservoir Drive in North Middleton Township for a domestic dispute on July 2.

The woman had been stabbed with a knife and was taken to Hershey Medical Center for treatment. She is listed in stable condition.

A preliminary hearing is scheduled for July 20.