On 11/1/17, the Lower Swatara Township Police Department charged Arthur Leon Fakis 24 of the 100 block of Elmwood Drive with 1 count of Aggravated Assault to a child less than 6 years of age and 1 count of Endangering the Welfare of Children. The charges stemmed from an incident where a 3 year old child was taken to Hershey Medical Center to be examined for injuries. The child while at the medical center was found to have significant signs of physical abuse on his body.
Fakis was arraigned at the District Justice Office and a hearing date was set for November 2017. Fakis was incarcerated in the Dauphin County Prison after his arraignment.