DEKALB JUNCTION Spencer W. Restey, 43, of 2635 Route 812, was charged by sheriffs deputies at 5 p.m. Friday with fourth-degree criminal mischief, a class A misdemeanor, and second-degree harassment, a violation.
Sheriffs deputies said they arrested Mr. Restey after he damaged several items belonging to his 42-year-old wife, whom police did not name.
Deputies also allege that Mr. Restey grabbed his wifes wrists and squeezed them.
He was arraigned in Gouverneur Town Court by Judge Stanley H. Young and was released to appear at a later date. An order of protection was issued.