CARLISLE, Pa. (WHTM) – A Carlisle man is accused of pushing his wife and 2-year-old child down a flight of stairs.
Samuel Johnson Jr., 45, is charged with endangering the welfare of a child, simple assault, harassment, and other charges.
Police said they were called to a home in the 100 block of East Louther Street where the assault was reported on Saturday.
They said Johnson fled before officers arrived but he was found a few blocks away.
He was heavily intoxicated and found to have a small amount of marijuana in his pocket, police said.