WATSON Lewis County sheriffs deputies were called to the scene of several men fighting in the town of Watson at 6:29 p.m. Monday, leading to the arrest of a 31-year-old Cayuga County man.
After deputies responded to 6755 Number Four Road, Christopher M. Murphy, Martville, was found at a nearby residence with facial injuries, according to a police report. A hypodermic syringe was located in his front pocket, deputies said.
He was charged with possession of a hypodermic instrument, arraigned in Lowville Village Court and sent to Lewis County jail, Lowville, on $1,000 bail.
Deputies said the investigation into the altercation is ongoing.