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Police: Woman assaulted at Whitehall hotel by husband

By 69 News, follow: @69news, news@wfmz.com
Published On: Sep 09 2013 11:31:55 AM CDT
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WHITEHALL TWP., Pa. -

A Florida man is facing charges in Pennsylvania after police say he punched his wife at a local hotel.

Whitehall Twp. Police said 54-year-old Jacques Perreault of Live Oak, Fla. argued with his wife Sunday night, and punched her several times in the face at the Ramada Inn, located at 1500 MacArthur Rd.

Police found the 39-year-old woman in a hotel room with bruises to her face. She was taken to St. Luke's Hospital for treatment.

Perreault was taken into custody and charged with simple assault and harassment.

He was taken to the Lehigh County Prison on $5,000 bail.