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Man drives car into tree during argument

Le ROY – A man involved in a domestic dispute drove a woman’s car into a tree, State Police said.

During a verbal argument Sunday, State Police said Nick A. Hawkins, 32, drove the car from the driveway into the yard and then straight into a tree. The crash caused heavy front-end damage to the vehicle and both air bags deployed.

Hawkins suffered minor cuts and declined medical treatment. Charged with second-degree harassment, petit larceny and criminal mischief with the intent to damage property, he was arraigned in Le Roy Town Court and held at the Genesee County Jail on $1,500 bail. He’s got a court date scheduled for Jan. 21.