Joshua Donnelly, 32, New Lisbon, was arrested following a domestic dispute where he allegedly choked a woman in her home. “He crumpled up paper all over the house and tried to light it on fire,” said Devlin. “She put out the fire before it had the chance to burn and fled the scene.”
Donnelly was charged with Criminal Obstruction of Breathing and Arson, fifth degree. An order of protection was issued for the victim, and Donnelly was issued an appearance ticket to the Town of New Lisbon Court.