June 5, 2013

Police Log: June 5, 2013 — Felony arrest


---- — PLATTSBURGH — A Plattsburgh man has been arrested for allegedly punching another man in the face, police said.

On May 3, a man was sitting on a couch in an apartment on Brinkherhoff Street in the City of Plattsburgh when Christopher Phillips, 21, alleged walked over to the man and began punching him in the face, Plattsburgh City Police said.

The alleged victim suffered significant injuries to his face, police said.

The incident was reported to police on May 7 and Phillips was arrested Saturday.

He was charged with second-degree assault with intent to cause physical injury, a felony.

Phillips was arraigned in Plattsburgh City Court and will reappear to face the charges at a later date.

— By Staff Writer Felicia Krieg and Contributing Writer Chris Fasolino