Jamestown man accused of striking, restraining woman in apartment

JAMESTOWN, N.Y. (WIVB) — This past Saturday afternoon, police in Jamestown arrested a man accused of attacking and imprisoning a woman in an apartment on the city’s north side.

Over a number of hours, Jamestown police say Arthur Hubbard, 33, repeatedly struck, dragged and restrained the woman in an apartment whenever she attempted to leave.

Police say the woman was eventually able to escape and get to a friend’s apartment, where she was able to call authorities.

“Hubbard had damaged her phone,” police said.

Hubbard was charged with criminal mischief, assault, unlawful imprisonment and criminal obstruction of breathing/blood circulation. He’s being held pending arraignment.

Latest Posts

Nardin grads urge community to “reserve judgment” until third-party report is released
“Zoomagination” returns to Buffalo Zoo this summer
Jamestown man accused of striking, restraining woman in apartment
Former NFL player Henry Ruggs to plead guilty in crash that killed woman and her dog
Snake makes home in traffic signal breaker box, causes intersection power outage

Evan Anstey is an Associated Press Award, JANY Award and Emmy-nominated digital producer who has been part of the News 4 team since 2015. See more of his work here and follow him on Twitter.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *