Spring Valley, NY – A candidate for village trustee has accused another trustee hopeful and fellow Democrat of attempting to choke him on the campaign trail.Join our WhatsApp group
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According to a report filed with the Spring Valley Police Department, Demeza Delhomme said Anthony Leon used profanity, argued with him and then physically attacked.
“Mr. Leon attempted to choke Mr. Delhomme and ripped his shirt and Mr. Delhomme lost his eyeglasses in the scuffle,” the report said of the incident occurring at 8:42 p.m. yesterday.
The incident took place on Van Orden Avenue while Delhomme was campaigning, Delhomme said today. [journalnews]