Deputies from the Ulster County Sheriff’s Office report the arrest of Ronald W. Mudge, 42, of Winnie Road, Mt. Tremper. He was charged with criminal obstruction of breathing or blood circulation, a class A misdemeanor.
On April 21 at about 3:55 p.m., sheriff’s deputies responded to a reported domestic dispute in the Town of Shandaken. Upon arrival, deputies interviewed both parties and discovered that Mudge had allegedly grabbed the victim with his hands around the neck.