COAL TOWNSHIP – Two Northumberland County Prison inmates are facing charges after an incident in a holding cell October 1. Northumberland County DA Tony Matulewicz tells us the incident occurred around 10 a.m. when about a dozen inmates were being detained awaiting court appearances.
The DA says video surveillance showed inmates Sterling Feldges and Brad Kashner Jr. assaulted another inmate. During the incident, the DA says Feldges attempted to cover the camera while Kashner launched the assault.
Feldges and Kashner Jr. were charged with disorderly conduct, which were filed with Magisterial District Judge Mike Toomey.