Police: Wappinger man arrested and released following domestic assault

A Dutchess County man was arrested on Wednesday night for an alleged assault on his domestic partner.

News 12 Staff

May 21, 2021, 7:07 PM

Updated 1,120 days ago

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A Dutchess County man was arrested on Wednesday night for an alleged assault on his domestic partner.
State police say 32-year-old John Peters was charged with felony assault and a misdemeanor for criminal possession of a weapon.
Peters allegedly attacked his domestic partner with a lawn chair, causing the woman to sustain serious injuries. The injuries were not considered life-threatening.
News 12 is told the suspect resides in South Carolina and was released under bail reform on an appearance ticket.


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