On August 20, 2019, at approximately 6:24 PM, Hatfield Township Police officers responded to a retail establishment in the 1500 block of Cowpath Road, Hatfield Township, for the report of a motor vehicle accident. Responding officers located the vehicle reported to have been involved in the crash and found the lone occupant to be Courtenay Jernigan. During the course of an investigation at the scene, Courtenay Jernigan assaulted one of the officers. As a result of the investigation and actions on her part, Courtenay Jernigan was arrested and later arraigned by Magesterial District Judge Paul Leo. Bail was set at $5,000.00 cash and a preliminary hearing was scheduled for October 2, 2019, 10:00 AM, at District Court 38-1-28.
CRIMINAL CHARGES, AND ANY DISCUSSION THEROF, ARE MERELY ALLEGATIONS AND ALL DEFENDANTS ARE PRESUMED INNOCENT UNTIL AND UNLESS PROVEN GUILTY