Teen arrested after fighting with youth at treatment facility

By Suzanne Proulx

Credit: MGN Online

Teen arrested after fighting with youth at treatment facility

October 1, 2013 Updated Oct 1, 2013 at 9:15 AM EST

Town of Greene, NY (WBNG Binghamton) A teenage resident at the Children's Home Residential Treatment Facility was arrested after a fight with another teen.

The Chenango County Sheriff's Office arrested the 16-year-old youth om Sept. 24 following the investigation of an altercation with another teen at the facility.

The teen is accused of pushing, hitting and attempting to choke a 13-year-old. The youth is charged with menacing in the third degree.

The 16-year-old was arraigned in Coventry Town Court on behalf of Greene Town Justices. The youth was released back to the treatment facility and ordered to appear in Greene Town Court at a later date.