A Nicholville man is accused of hitting another man in the head with what police are describing as a log near Massena Monday evening.
State police say 23 year old Chase Donovan struck a 23 year old man in the back of the head with a three-foot-long pine log.
Trooper say it happened at what's called Massena Intake on State Route 131.
The victim suffered a cut to his head and was treated at Massena Memorial Hospital.
Donovan was charged with first-degree assault and fourth-degree criminal possession of a weapon.
He was arraigned in Massena town court and released under probation supervision.