BOONVILLE, N.Y. -- A Boonville man was arrested after he allegedly hit a woman in the head with a cell phone and strangled her, with her two kids nearby.
It all happened Monday at a home along Kerwin Road in the town of Leyden.
Brian Coe, 28, of Boonville was arrested Tuesday and is being charged with assault, strangulation, unlawful imprisonment, endangering the welfare of a child, and criminal possession of a weapon.
The woman and her kids were able to flee the house and call for help.
Coe will be in Lewis County court at a later date.