Woman finds man in her bedroom in Swatara Twp

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SWATARA TWP., Dauphin County, Pa. — A man who refused to leave a woman’s home in Swatara Township overnight is now in prison. Police were called to the 700 block of Martin Lane around 12:31am for a report of a man chasing a woman inside a home. Police say the victim came home only to find an intoxicated man in her bedroom. She told the man, later identified as John Fertig III, to leave but he refused.

Officers say when they found Fertig he was visibly intoxicated, argumentative and uncooperative. He is charged with Felony Criminal Trespass and Intimidation of a Victim. Fertig was remanded to Dauphin County Prison after arraignment.

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