RICHFIELD SPRINGS – State Police have arrested Ronald E. Dingman, 53, for allegedly choking his 53-year-old wife to the point she lost consciousness, and using an ax to damage her vehicle.
Police were responding to a domestic call at 499 Little Lake Road in Richfield Springs on Sept. 11, 2019, when they arrested Dingman. He’s been charged with second-degree criminal mischief, a D felony, as well as assault, criminal obstruction of breathing, menacing and criminal possession of a weapon.
Dingman was arraigned in the town of Norway Court and remanded to the Herkimer County Jail in lieu of $2,500 cash bail or $5,000 bond.
Police say the investigation is ongoing.