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Charges Filed In Lancaster County Beating Death

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RONKSPolice charged a man in a beating death Monday night in Ronks, Lancaster County. Officers responded to Hedgewood Drive around 6 p.m. and found 68-year-old Michael Varley with severe trauma to the head and upper body. Varley was taken to Lancaster General where he died from his injuries. Witnesses told authorities that 31-year-old Jonathan Herr of Ronks struck the victim with several items including a brick, a sauce pot, and a wooden stool. It occurred after Herr attempted to forcibly enter Varley’s residence by breaking a window. When a witness attempted to intervene, Herr attempted to assault him as well. Herr was taken into police custody at his residence nearby and charged with criminal homicide, burglary, and other charges. Herr is being held in Lancaster County Prison without bail.

JONATHAN HERR

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