Dalton L. Evans, 16, of 24554 Sawdy Road, was cited by state police on multiple charges after he allegedly pushed a girl and grabbed her throat.
According to police, Mr. Evans pushed Savannah LaJuett, of Brownville, down and grabbed her throat, obstructing her breathing.
He was arrested at his residence at 5:23 p.m. Thursday and charged with criminal obstruction of breathing and endangering the welfare of a child. Police did not have details on the endangering charge.
He is to appear in Pamelia Town Court to answer the charges.