Man faces DWI charges after parking-lot incident

BEAVER FALLS — An investigation into a domestic dispute that turned into a “physical altercation” led to a felony charge by the Lewis County Sheriff’s Office.

Christopher M. Hemberger, 33, was charged with felony first-degree criminal contempt and second-degree harassment.

Mr. Hemberger, according to a news release, allegedly got into the altercation with his wife at about 5 a.m. on Saturday morning despite a stay-away order of protection against him.

He was arraigned in the Watson Town Court and held on $750 cash bail.

Johnson Newspapers 7.1

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