WALLKILL, N.Y. -- Jonathan A. Auston, 33, of Middleton, was arrested Wednesday on charges of assault and possession of a loaded handgun.
New York State Police received a complained of an alleged past domestic assault that occurred at Auston's residence in Wallkill. He was allegedly found in possession of a loaded 9mm handgun and a small quantity of marijuana when taken into custody for the assault.
He was charged with third-degree criminal possession of a weapon, third-degree assault, criminal obstruction of breathing and unlawful possession of marijuana.
After arraignment in Wallkill Town Court, Auston was committed to Orange County Jail in lieu of $15,000 bail.
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