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SUMMERHILL, Pa. – A Pennsylvania state trooper has been suspended without pay following his arrest on Saturday for an off-duty physical altercation with a man at a residence in Summerhill Township, Cambria County, authorities said.

Trooper Scott Myers was charged with aggravated assault, simple assault, terroristic threats and harassment.

Troop A Greensburg Criminal Investigation Unit filed the charges. Myers was arraigned by on-call District Judge John Prebish, of Cresson, and freed on $30,000 unsecured bond.

Myers enlisted with the state police in June 2008 and graduated as a member of the 127th cadet class.

He is assigned to the Criminal Investigation Unit at the Ebensburg barracks.

Patrick Buchnowski is a reporter for The Tribune-Democrat. He can be reached at 532-5061. Follow him on Twitter @PatBuchnowskiTD.

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