State College police seek information on downtown assault

Police are investigating an assault that happened earlier this month in downtown State College.

Police said a man was assaulted about 1:30 a.m. Sept. 18 as he walked past the Lion’s Den at South Garner Street and East Calder Way. The suspect then fled the scene on foot down East Calder Way with another man.

The suspect is described as a black man with a goatee who was wearing a white T-shirt, jean shorts, white sneakers and a large wristwatch.

Anyone who may have information regarding this incident is asked to contact State College police at 234-7150, by email at or submit an anonymous tip on their website.