BETHEL — A 54-year-old man from Royalton was arrested for simple assault following an incident in Bethel yesterday.
Authorities say they were called out to Store Hill Road at around 6:45 p.m.
Police allege that Donald Giovanella had assaulted his neighbor, Phillips Carr, 52, of Bethel.
Giovanella was arrested and brought back to the Royalton barracks for processing.
He was cited and released on conditions to appear in court today to answer the charges.