Man Arrested for Attacking Roomate

A Kingston man, 49, is facing multiple charges after Police say he violently attacked his roommate.

The alleged assault happened on January 9, when an argument ensued.

The victims brother witnessed the accused punch the victim in the mouth, temporarily knocking her unconscious.

The witness intervened and the accused tried to hit the witness, swinging wildly as the witness pushed him out of the home.

When officers arrived on scene, they found the witness and victim trying to clean up the mess and blood.

Police say the victim had visible injuries to her face.

The accused was arrested and charged with assault, possession of a prohibited weapon, carrying a concealed weapon, and two counts of possession of a controlled substance.