A Floss Avenue man was arrested after assaulting a neighbor late Thursday morning, police reported.
Officers were flagged down by witnesses to the incident in the yard of the victim's house in the first block of Floss. Witnesses said the man holding a knife in his hand.
The victim told officers the man choked her and threw her to the ground and stomped on her after they began arguing sometime after 10 a.m..
Gary Heard, 33, was charged with criminal obstruction, third-degree assault, second-degree menacing and second-degree harassment.