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Beaten woman at pizza place leads to boyfriend's arrest

By 69 News, follow: @69news, news@wfmz.com
Published On: Sep 06 2013 03:27:46 PM CDT
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MOUNT POCONO, Pa. -

Edward Clark of Mount Pocono has been arrested for beating up his girlfriend Thursday night.

At 9:46 p.m., Pocono Mountain Regional Police were dispatched to the Domino's Pizza shop along Route 196 in the borough after receiving a report of an injured woman.

They found Cathy Codere in the shop with numerous injuries on her fast, chest, arms and back.  She advised police that Clark, her boyfriend, assaulted her in their home on Candlewood Court.

Codere was taken to Pocono Medical Center for treatment of her injuries.

Officers arrested Clark at the couple's home.

He was charged with simple assault and harassment.  Police learned the Monroe County Sheriff's Office had an active arrest warrant for Clark.  He was taken to the Monre County Correctional Facility.