A Polk Center resident is facing charges for attacking multiple hospital personnel at UPMC Northwest.

A criminal complaint filed by UPMC Northwest police said that on Oct. 4, Ekaterina Linder, 26, of Farrell, attacked a patient care technician and an aide from Polk Center. Linder pulled the technician's hair and threw a pop can and landline telephone at her before the technician was able to get free from her, the complaint said.

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