CLARION CO., Pa. (EYT) – A Clarion man is facing a hearing on Tuesday morning stemming from a gruesome incident in which he allegedly used a butane torch lighter to burn his ex-girlfriend while she was sleeping.
According to court documents, a preliminary hearing for 27-year-old Branden Michael Doty is scheduled for Tuesday, November 15, at 9:15 a.m. in front of Magisterial District Judge Duane L. Quinn.
Doty faces the following charges:
– Aggravated Assault – Attempts to cause SBI or causes injury with extreme indifference, Felony 1
– Terroristic Threats with Intent To Terrorize Another, Misdemeanor 1
– Simple Assault, Misdemeanor 2
– Recklessly Endangering Another Person, Misdemeanor 2
He is currently lodged in the Clarion County Jail on $75,000.00 monetary bail.
Source: Clarion Man Accused of Burning Ex-Girlfriend With Butane Lighter, Threatening to Kill Her Children Faces Hearing on Tuesday