Son of York mayor accused of attacking his mother at campaign office is in treatment facility, attorney says

YORK — Brandon Anderson, the son of York mayor Kim Bracey accused of attacking his mother at her campaign office in September, is currently at a treatment facility in northern Pennsylvania, his lawyer said in court today.

Anderson was due in court this afternoon for a preliminary hearing on charges of simple assault and harassment stemming from the Sept. 30 incident, but did not appear in court today. His attorney represented him instead.

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The attorney did not specify what kind of facility Anderson is in.

Anderson’s charges were held over for court, and a formal arraignment is scheduled for Dec. 1.