MEXICOState police arrested Joshua Stowell, 35, of Cole Road, at his residence at 5:50 p.m. Thursday after he choked a woman and broke her cellphone during a domestic incident, police said.
Mr. Stowell and the unnamed woman were engaged in a verbal argument that police said became physical when he placed his hands around her neck and applied pressure.
During the altercation, Mr. Stowell broke her Samsung cellphone, police said. He was charged with criminal obstruction of breathing and fourth-degree criminal mischief.
He is to answer the charge in Town Court.