On October 10, 2020 at approximately 5:02 PM, the WRPD was dispatched to a residence in the 500 block of Chestnut Street for a report of a domestic assault. WRPD Officers responded, arrived and located the involved individuals. An investigation was conducted and an involved male, identified as Yimy E. ESPINAL-PLASENCIA, was found to have assaulted two known victims. ESPINAL-PLASENCIA was found to have been involved in a verbal argument with a victim when he knocked the victim to the ground and began dragging the victim by the legs across the floor. The victim sustained marks and bruising to her leg and cuts on both feet due to ESPINAL-PLASENCIA's actions. Another victim attempted to stop ESPINAL-PLASENCIA from assaulting the first victim and, while attempting this, ESPINAL-PLASENCIA bit the second victim on his chest. The second victim sustained a bite mark and bleeding to his chest and a cut on his elbow due to ESPINAL-PLASENCIA's actions. ESPINAL-PLASENCIA was arrested, charged and arraigned for the listed charges filed before the District Justice.
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