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Police: Penn Yan teen hit 13-year-old in the head

Police arrested an adolescent offender following an incident in Penn Yan.

A 16-year-old was charged with first-degree criminal contempt, endangering the welfare of a child, and harassment after striking a 13-year-old in the head.

By doing so, the 16-year-old violated a court order.

He was arraigned and will answer the charges at a later date.

Due to age, the 16-year-old was not identified.