PUTNEY — A 35-year-old man was cited for simple assault following an incident in Putney.
Authorities say they were notified of the assault on East Putney Falls Road on March 24.
Troopers interviewed the victim, Criscenzo Ruggiero, 31, of Putney, at the Westminster State Police barracks and spoke with other witnesses to the alleged assault.
It was found that Brian Gautot, of Putney, had assaulted Ruggiero.
Gautot surrendered himself to the Westminster State Police barracks, police say.
He was processed and released on a citation to appear in court on April 26.