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May 12, 2021

Belmar Man Arrested After Assaulting Sports Official During Children’s Wrestling Match

A Belmar man has been arrested after assaulting a sports official at Spooky Nook Sports in Pennsylvania, authorities said.

Christopher Musiolowski, 40, became enraged about a call an official made at a children’s wrestling match on May 1, according to East Hempfield Township police.

It was reported that Musiolowski went onto the mat during the match, pushed the official to the ground and placed him in a chokehold, authorities said.

Police stated that bystanders separated the two and called the police.

Musiolowski has been charged with the misdemeanor assault of a sports official. He was remanded to Lancaster County Prison in lieu of a $20,000 bail, according to court documents.