At 11:31 p.m. on July 4, New York State Police at Newfield arrested Seth Fuller, age 31, of Ithaca for the misdemeanor charges of Assault and Menacing, both in the third degree. Troopers were dispatched to a residence on Pennsylvania Avenue in Ithaca after a 911 hang-up. Upon interviewing the victim, it was found the victim suffered injuries consistent with those of a concussion.
The victim stated after an argument, the victim was struck and kicked in the head by Fuller. After a thorough investigation, Fuller was arrested and arraigned in the town of Dryden court. He was released under the supervision of probation and is scheduled to appear in court on July 10.