Woman punched in the eye at State College bar during hockey argument

From CDT staff reportsApril 21, 2013 

A 23-year-old woman was hospitalized for head pain after being punched by a man at the All-American Rathskeller late Saturday night, State College police said.

Police said two men were arguing about the Pittsburgh Penguins and Philadelphia Flyers around 11:08 and when the woman interjected her opinion, one of the men punched her in the eye.

She described the unknown man as college-age, 5 feet 9 inches tall with brown eyes. Police will follow-up with bar staff and watch surveillance video to find out what happened.

Charges will be based on the severity of her injuries, police said.

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