Yorktown Police report the arrest of a 20-year-old Yorktown man, who is charged with Assault in the 3rd Degree, a Class “A” Misdemeanor.
According to police, on February 27, 2021 at approximately 11:07 pm, Yorktown Police were dispatched to investigate an assault complaint. Following an investigation by Officer Madaus, it is alleged that the defendant caused a physical injury to a victim by punching him in the face. On March 26, 2021 at 2:10 pm, the defendant voluntarily surrendered and was placed under arrest for assault.
The defendant was arraigned on the above charge by the Honorable Gary Raniolo. A Temporary Order of Protection was issued on behalf of the victim and the defendant was released on his own recognizance. The defendant was instructed to appear in the Yorktown Justice Court on April 6, 2021 at 6:00 pm.
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