State Police in Williamson report the arrest of JOSEPH C. ZANDERS, age 18, of Lyons, New York. Zanders was charged with two counts of Endangering the Welfare of a Child, Criminal Obstruction of Breathing and Unauthorized Use of a Vehicle. It is alleged that Zanders became involved in an argument with his girlfriend at a Town of Ontario laundromat while in the presence of their two month old son and her three year old son.
Zanders choked his girlfriend by the neck, then left the scene in her vehicle, stranding her and the two boys at the laundromat.
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