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Vision Quest staff member beaten unconscious by teen resident

Submitted Thu, 02/27/2014 - 9:41am by Andy Alm

FRANKLIN. — A staff member of Vision Quest Academy — a home for troubled youth in Franklin — was reportedly beaten unconscious by one of the teens in the care of the Academy on Monday.

According to a State Police press release, the young man suspected of the crime is 19-year-old Darren Johnson.

The assault occurred at 8:10 a.m. on Monday, February 24th.

Johnson was arrested and placed in the Venango County Jail.

Police did not release the name, age, or gender of the victim.