MILTON – Two men wanted after robbing and assaulting a pizza delivery man in Milton are now in police custody. The Daily Item reports 22-year-old Nickolas Trotter of Milton and 21-year-old Eric Wilt of Berks County have been placed in Northumberland County Prison. The two men were arrested Sunday night, and they will also be arraigned in front of Milton District Judge Michael Diehl.
The incident occurred Saturday around 9:30 p.m. in the area of the Milton Municipal parking lot. Media reports says the victim told officers he was placed in a choke hold after getting out of his vehicle from a delivery. The victim also told police Trotter was choking and punching him in the head and face. Trotter also allegedly demanded money and threatened to kill the victim and stole $80 from the victim.
Trotter faces felony robbery and misdemeanor charges of strangulation. Wilt faces felony robbery and misdemeanor charges of receiving stolen property.