Police News: July 8, 2009

Shandaken Police arrested Lorne W. Guthrie, 43, of Big Indian and charged him with felony second-degree assault, fourth-degree criminal possession of a weapon and endangering the welfare of a child after they responded to a 911 call Sunday for a violent domestic dispute at a residence on Oliverea Road in Big Indian.
Shandaken Police say they arrested Guthrie after he allegedly hit a female several times with a wooden bar stool causing injuries to her right arm and leg. Police say the incident took place in front of a four-year-old child; which resulted in the charge of endangering.
Guthrie was arraigned in Shandaken Justice Court and sent to the Ulster County Jail in lieu of $10,000 cash bail.