Deputy DA suspended following incident at sports bar

HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) – A deputy prosecutor is suspended following an incident at a downtown Harrisburg sports bar last week.

Martin Lock will be charged with disorderly conduct, public drunkenness and harassment in an incident early Friday morning at Arooga’s on North Second Street, according to an official with knowledge of the situation.

Lock, an employee with the Dauphin County District Attorney’s Office for 6 years, will remain suspended while charges are pending.

Harrisburg Police Capt. Gabriel Olivera confirmed to ABC27 News that Lock was arrested just before 1 a.m. after officers found Lock with security guards. The deputy DA was visibly intoxicated and had blood on his face.

Witnesses reported that Lock spit blood on a security guard.

It is unclear whether Lock’s suspension will be paid or unpaid.

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