On Saturday, November 19, 2022, at approx. 1:13P.M., Slate Belt Regional Police Officers were dispatched to 18 E. Main St, in the Borough of Pen Argyl for a “domestic in progress.” When Slate Belt Regional Police Officers arrived, they located an adult female (victim) with visible injuries. The female (victim) advised Officers that her husband, James G. BUSKIRK had caused the injuries to her. J. BUSKIRK had left the residence prior to Officer’s arrival on scene. An arrest warrant was issued for J. BUSKIRK by a Magisterial District Judge.
On Sunday, November 20, 2022, at approx. 1:20A.M., J. BUSKIRK was taken into custody by the Pennsylvania State Police and transported to the Northumberland County Prison, where he was lodged on the arrest warrant.