State College police seek info on alleged assault

State College police are investigating an alleged assault that occurred downtown over the weekend.

Police were called to the intersection of South Pugh Street and East Beaver Avenue, in the vicinity of the CVS Pharmacy parking lot, on Saturday at about 4:50 p.m. after a passer-by reported that a man got out of his truck and punched another man, police said. Both parties were gone when police arrived.

Police said the alleged perpetrator has been identified but want to speak to the person who was reportedly punched to step forward to check on the extent of any potential injuries he may have sustained. Anyone with information is asked to contact State College police at 234-7150, by email at or submit an anonymous tip through their website.