MOUNT CARMEL — A 25-year-old man from the Mount Carmel Township village of Merriam is facing aggravated assault and drug offenses relating to two separate incidents in the borough.

Robert John Hertzog Jr., of 147 Merriam St., is in Northumberland County Jail in lieu of $100,000 cash bail on all charges after being arraigned Thursday by Magisterial District Judge William Cole.

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