RICHFIELD SPRINGS – A Richfield Springs man is facing a felony charge after he allegedly punched through a TV during an argument, according to New York State Police.
Matthew Thompson, 36, is charged with felony third-degree criminal mischief.
Police say around 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 7, troopers responded to a home on Lake Street in the village of Richfield Springs for a report of a dispute. Police say Thomspon allegedly punched through a 42-inch TV screen during a verbal dispute with his girlfriend.
Police say the TV was valued at about $400, and Thompson was not injured during the incident.
Thompson was arraigned in Richfield Springs court and released on his own recognizance. He’s scheduled to reappear in court on March 27.
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