Harrisburg man wanted in robbery, assault

John Presbery
John Presbery

HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) – Police are looking for a Harrisburg man who has been charged in a robbery and assault.

John Presbery, 38, is accused of attacking another man Saturday night in the 300 block of Hummel Street.

The 28-year-old victim told officers he argued with Presbery and walked away from him, but Presbery followed him and attacked him outside his home, police said in a news release Monday.

He said another male who was with Presbery pointed a handgun at him during the assault. Police have not identified the alleged accomplice.

A witness reported that the victim went unconscious and Presbery dragged him across the sidewalk, police said.

The victim was treated at a hospital and released.

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