QUEENSBURY, N.Y. – A 16-year-old has been arrested for chocking his younger brother.
On Monday, the teenager was arrested after an investigation into a report that was filed on Saturday. The teen was allegedly involved in an argument with his 11-year-old brother, who he was responsible for at the time.
The teen allegedly chocked his brother until the boy became dizzy and fell into a bathroom vanity, causing a small laceration on the boy's wrist.
The 16-year-old was arrested for Harassment 2nd, Endangering the Welfare of a Child and Strangulation in the second degree and was arraigned in Queensbury Town Court and placed in Warren County Jail for lack of bail.