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Police: State trooper beat, strangled woman at his home

September 14, 2017 - 8:37 AM

BRADENVILLE, Pa. - A Pennsylvania state trooper who police say assaulted a woman has been suspended without pay.

The Tribune-Review reports (http://bit.ly/2xAx9vt ) 37-year-old Trooper Chad Corbett has been charged with aggravated indecent assault, strangulation, simple assault and reckless endangerment.

Police say Corbett hit, kicked, strangled and sexually abused a 36-year-old woman at his Derry Township home earlier this month. Corbett was arrested Sep. 4.

Corbett had been assigned to Troop A's Kiski Valley Station before his suspension.

An attorney is not listed for Corbett. A hearing is scheduled for Oct. 2.

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Information from: Tribune-Review, http://triblive.com

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