Watertown police on Friday charged Jonathan P. Simpson, 22, of 145 Winthrop St., Apt. 4, with third-degree criminal mischief.
Mr. Simpson was accused of cutting and tearing cushions on a couch and love seat and throwing colored liquid body soap on clothing and shoes, all belonging to Marie D. Simpson, same address.
Police estimated damage at $800.
Mr. Simpson is to appear in City Court.