Philipstown Man Charged with Assault

Police allege he also resisted arrest

Putnam County Sheriff’s deputies arrested a Philipstown man on Friday, Nov. 6, on charges of third-degree assault and resisting arrest. David G. Cashman, 55, who allegedly assaulted his 20-year-old son during an argument, was arrested after the deputies responded at 7:54 a.m. to a 911 call at 4 Steuben Road in Continental Village.

Police say Cashman initially refused to be handcuffed. He was charged with assault in the third degree; obstructing governmental administration in the second degree; and resisting arrest, all misdemeanors. He was transferred to the Putnam County Correctional Facility in Carmel pending arraignment.

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