After being forced out of a bar on the 300 block on Pine Street around 11:45 pm on Friday, Duboistown resident David Wattllal wrestled with bouncers, according to a city police affidavit. continued. Due to his intoxicated state, the bar staff refused to let him in, but he slipped them in anyway, resulting in him being evicted. “He shook his fist at a bouncer and tried to fight a female patron at a bar.” affidavit stated.
When officers arrived at the scene, the situation did not improve, police said, adding that Watral, 34, of 2906 Euclid Ave., kicked one officer in the back of the head, bit another, and walked away. “Large chunk cut open” Court records are claimed on one of the officers’ little fingers. “Watral smelled strongly of alcoholic beverages. His eyes were red and his speech was slurred.” Police said in an affidavit.
He was taken to UPMC Williamsport for his ‘severe drunkenness’ but while there “He continued to behave drunkenly and aggressively, attacking medical staff and security guards by biting and trying to bite them several times.” It was claimed in court documents. After being indicted before District Court Judge William Solomon on his two counts of aggravated assault and his one count each of simple assault, disorderly conduct and public intoxication, Wattllar convicted him. was held in Lycoming County Jail in lieu of $75,000 bail.