Two Charged in Susquehanna County Cross Burning

By WBNG News

Two Charged in Susquehanna County Cross Burning

July 22, 2010 Updated Nov 12, 2008 at 4:58 PM EST

A week ago a couple in Susquehanna County discovered a burnt cross outside their home.
State Police have now arrested two people accused of leaving that symbol of hate.
Archie Johnson and Ruth Cohen moved to {ah-paul-a-con} Apolacon 5 years ago.
They cross showed up on their lawn after Barack Obama was elected the nations first black president.

Pennsylvania State Police arrested 19 year old Forrest Ashcraft and 22 year Stephen Barret of Friendsville.
They're charged with ethnic intimidation and and Trespass.

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