On Sunday around 2:46 a.m. deputies were sent to a residence in Covert for the report of a domestic incident.
Thomas Rapalee, 37, of Covert was arrested for assault, unlawful imprisonment, and coercion.
Deputies say Thomas physically attacked the victim and dragged her down a set of stairs causing physical injury.
Deputies said in a news release that Thomas was arrested later in the day after a warrant was issued.
He was taken into custody without incident. The charges will be answered at a later date in local court.
FingerLakes1.com is the region’s leading all-digital news publication. The company was founded in 1998 and has been keeping residents informed for more than two decades. Have a lead? Send it to [email protected]