Harrisburg woman arrested for punching boy in dept store

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LOWER PAXTON TWP., Dauphin County, Pa. –A Harrisburg woman is arrested after police say she beat a young boy in a department store. Juanee Crawford is accused of repeatedly punching the boy about the head with a closed fist inside the Marshall’s store on Jonestown Road on June 15th. The boy was thought to be between 4 and 5 years old. Crawford had left the store before police arrived but witnesses got her license plate number. Subsequent investigation by police and Dauphin County Children and Youth Services led to Crawford’s arrest for aggravated assault and endangering the welfare of a child.  Crawford was arraigned on July 22nd and released on $50,000.00 unsecured bail.  The child was found to be safe and in good health.