Police probe death after nursing home fight
ORWIGSBURG - State police at Schuylkill Haven are investigating the death of a male resident at Pinebrook Assisted Living after he got into a fight with another resident Monday.
Police said Fredd John Govern, 92, and another male resident got into an altercation at the facility.
Govern was transported to Schuylkill Medical Center-East Norwegian Street for treatment of minor head and facial pain and abrasions to both arms.
Prior to release from treatment, Govern went into cardiac arrest and was later pronounced dead.
Police have not released the name of the other resident.