State police investigate alleged kidnapping, strangulation in Huntingdon County


BARREE TOWNSHIP – State police in Huntingdon are investigating a kidnapping and strangulation incident in Barree Township earlier this month, according to a release.

Police said Dalton Shade, 24, attacked a 25-year-old woman at a home on Charter Oak Road on Nov. 5.

According to the criminal complaint, there were multiple incidents throughout the day where Shade choked the woman.

She told police Shade threatened to kill her and her family when tried to leave.

Shade then made her get into a vehicle and drove to a convenience store.

The woman was able to run away to another man who was pumping gas and ask for help.

State police said Shade left the scene once he heard the police were called.

Shade faces multiple charges including felony kidnapping and strangulation.

Court documents show he was denied bail because he is considered a threat to the victim. He is currently being held in Huntingfdon County Prison.

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