Magisterial District Judge
Filed before Altoona Magisterial District Judge Jeffrey P. Auker:
Jason M. Grove, 42, 1012 24th Ave., charged by Altoona police with simple assault and harassment on the 1000 block of 24th Avenue Sept. 30. Charge of harassment was moved to nontraffic court; other charge was dismissed Nov. 15.
James H. Russell Jr., 35, 2004 Woodmont Ave., Arnold, charged by Pennsylvania Office of Inspector General with fraud at Blair County Assistance Office Feb. 1, 2017. Charge was withdrawn Nov. 15.
David L. DeBernardis, 51, 107 Logan Blvd., charged by Altoona police with accident involving damage to attended vehicle or property and two summary traffic violations at 11th Street and Lexington Avenue Oct. 4. One summary traffic violation was moved to nontraffic court; other charges were dismissed Dec. 20.
Michael T. Stevens, 50, 313 Fourth St., charged by UPMC Altoona police with aggravated assault, simple assault, harassment, disorderly conduct and public drunkenness in the emergency room waiting room Oct. 22.