Broome County Man Jailed Following Dispute
State police say a man was arrested after he allegedly restricted a person's breathing during during an argument.
Authorities say 35-year-old Lee Warner of Lisle was charged with criminal obstruction of breathing and second-degree harassment.
Investigators Wednesday announced the arrest, which they say occurred early Sunday morning.
Troopers were sent to investigate a domestic dispute in a home on Jennings Creek Road in the town of Lisle.
The other party involved in the incident accused Warner of restricting the person's breathing. A state police news release did not indicate whether the person requested medical treatment.
Warner was arrested following the police investigation. He was arraigned and sent to Broome County Jail on $1,000 bail.
An order of protection was issued to the other person who had been involved in the argument.
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