Cops: Florida man allegedly punches woman in face

07/11/2012 1:00 PM |

A Florida man was arrested for harassment last night in Greenport Village, Southold Town Police said.

Police said they came upon a group of people arguing in the middle of the intersection of Front and First Streets where Carley Manwaring, 20, of Cutchogue said she was punched in the face by Gary Schaffer, 38, of Deerfield Beach, Fla., after a verbal argument between the two.

Mr. Schaffer was arrested, transported to headquarters, processed and given an appearance ticket for a later court date, according to the report.