Lancaster man charged with punching EMT in the face

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LANCASTER — A 20-year-old Lancaster man was arrested Saturday after police say he punched an emergency medical technician who was treating him.

Trent Garrison is charged with one count of aggravated assault in the incident, which occurred at approximately 8:32 p.m. in the area of East Frederick and North Plum streets, according to Lancaster Police.

Garrison was allegedly being treated by a female EMT when he punched her in the face, police say. The victim sustained a swelled and bloody upper lip.

Police arrested Garrison at the scene. He was arraigned before Magisterial District Judge Janice Jiminez and committed to Lancaster County Prison in lieu of $50,000 bail.

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