Snowmobile ride in Cochranton turns into confrontation

The fight started over a snowmobile ride through another man's yard

COCHRANTON, Pa. (WKBN) – Police in Mercer County are looking for a man who they say dragged another man with his snowmobile.

The victim told Pennsylvania State Police he stopped the man on the snowmobile after he saw him drive through his fields Wednesday night in Cochranton.

He asked for the driver’s identification and told him he called the police. That is when the suspect hit and dragged the man about 90 feet.

The victim suffered some road rash and other minor injuries.

The suspect is described as a heavy set white man with strawberry blond hair, possibly in his 20s. He was wearing a black helmet with a snowflake design tinted into the face shield.

The suspect was driving a dark colored snowmobile with red or orange graphics and blue and green lights.

Anyone with information is asked to call Mercer County State Police at (724) 662-6162.

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