Timothy R. Gaebel, 46, of 550 Factory St., Apt. B, was charged by city police Thursday night with second-degree harassment and fourth-degree criminal mischief.
Police said Mr. Gaebel grabbed Belinda G. Ostrom by her head, pushed her and covered her mouth with his hands while she was yelling for help during a domestic incident in their apartment. He also damaged a $5 glass jar by flipping over a coffee table, police said.
He was held at the Metro-Jefferson Public Safety Building pending arraignment.