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Two charged after dispute outside Mitsuba in New Hartford

By WKTV News

NEW HARTFORD, N.Y. (WKTV) - Two people are facing charges following a dispute outside Mitsuba Japanese Restaurant on Seneca Turnpike.

It was just before Noon on Thursday, June 28 when officers responded to a report that there was an altercation in front of the restaurant between a male and female. When they arrived on scene, officers found the male, John R. Saupp, 21, and the female, Elizabeth C. Mosher, 19. While officers were on scene, they say that another female that was with Saupp during the altercation came back to the scene at Mitsuba. Police say that as soon as the female came back to the scene, Mosher started yelling and swearing at the female and that Mosher then ran after the female to fight her.

Police said Mosher was immediately taken into custody and arrested for disorderly conduct and Saupp was charged with second-degree harassment. Both Saupp and Mosher were released on Appearance Tickets returnable at a later date in the Town of New Hartford Court.

Police said additional charges are possible pending further investigation.

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