PORTVILLE, NY – New York State Police arrested Robert A. Schultz, 76, of Portville Friday after responding to a report of a dispute.

Police said an investigation determined that Schultz had grabbed another individual by the throat while making physical threats against the person.

Schultz was charged with criminal obstruction of breathing and menacing. He was arraigned in Portville Town Court, where he was released on his own recognizance. He is scheduled to reappear before the court at a later date.