(WBRE/WYOU-TV) A man is facing assault and animal abuse charges in Schuylkill County.
The charges come after police were called to a home Wednesday night on Park Place Road in Mahanoy Township.
According to police, 55-year-old Brian Yasembousky tried to stab a woman in the face and abused a dog in the home.
He faces felony aggravated assault and other charges.
He is jailed in the Schuylkill County prison.