POWNAL — A 35-year-old man was arrested in Pownal on Tuesday.
Authorities say they were notified by a woman that her boyfriend was heavily intoxicated and throwing things at her at the Ladd Brook Inn at around 5:40 p.m.
Police say she had relocated to a safer place and disclosed that her boyfriend assaulted her by punching her in the face when they arrived.
The investigation led to the arrest of Carl G. Holcombe III, of Pownal.
Police say he resisted arrest and assaulted one trooper in the process.
He was lodged at Marble Valley Regional Correctional Facility in Rutland.