Police: Student Assaulted After Football Game In Wilkes-Barre

August 29, 2018

WILKES-BARRE — City police are investigating an assault on a student after the Holy Redeemer vs. Holy Cross football game at Memorial Stadium on Saturday

Police on Tuesday posted a video that depicts the assault to the department’s Facebook page. The footage shows “a defenseless student” being attacked by multiple people, who then stole his headphones, police said.

The suspects might have been hanging out at the top of the bleachers during the game, according to police.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Wilkes-Barre police detectives at 570-208-0911. Callers may remain anonymous.