Russell man charged with assault after allegedly knocking out tooth
RUSSELL, N.Y. (WWNY) - A Russell man is accused of knocking out someone’s tooth during a domestic incident.
St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies say 37 year old Justyn Fountain allegedly hit the victim in the face with his elbow, which knocked out a front tooth and caused swelling and bruising to her eye.
He was charged with third-degree assault and arraigned electronically in Waddington town court.
Fountain was released on his own recognizance to appear in Madrid town court at a later date.
A no-harass order of protection was issued for the victim.
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