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Sheriff: Man accused of breaking into home, choking victim

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QUEENSBURY, N.Y. – The Warren County Sheriff’s Office say they have arrested a man for allegedly assaulting a woman in the same apartment as her teenage daughter. 

According to authorities, they Sheriff’s Office responded to a reported disturbance on Balsam Drive on Sunday morning around 6:30 a.m.

Responding officers were informed by the female victim that 33-year-old Antonio Magee forced his way into her apartment, then choked and assaulted her. 

Authorities say that the incident happened while the victim’s 13-year-old daughter was present in the apartment. 

The female was not seriously injured. Authorities say she is familiar with Magee.

There is an active Order of Protection in effect that prohibits Magee from having contact with the victim.

Magee has been charged with burglary in the first, criminal contempt in the first, criminal obstruction of breathing, criminal mischief in the fourth, and endangering the welfare of a child. 


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