Woman accused of choking victim during fight

Woman accused of choking victim during fight
St. Lawrence County Sheriff arrest (Source: WWNY)

EDWARDS, N.Y. (WWNY) - An Edwards woman is accused of choking someone during a fight.

St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies say the victim was unable to breathe after 27-year-old Kelsi Anson’s allegedly grabbed her by the throat.

Anson is also accused of hitting the victim in the face with a closed fist.

Deputies say it happened Monday at a home on New Street in the town of Edwards.

Anson was charged with criminal obstruction of breathing and second-degree harassment.

She was arraigned virtually by Waddington town court and released on her own recognizance.

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