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Pottsville man tried to drive van into his son Monday

Published On: Dec 09 2013 04:13:36 PM CST
Pa state police car
MOUNT CARBON, PA. -

Scott A. Dietrich of Pottsville  faces arrest after  trying to strike his 17-year-old son with his van after an argument  Monday morning in Mount Carbon,  Schuylkill County.

State police at Schuylkill Haven report the 42-year-old Dietrich faces charges of criminal attempt aggravated assault and endangering the welfare of children because of the incident, which occurred about  9 a.m. Monday in the 200 block of Main Street in Mount Carbon.