On November 7, 2020, at 8:54 p.m., State Police responded to a residence on Tara Lane in the town of Plattsburgh for a report of a domestic dispute.
An investigation revealed that 41-year-old Keith R. Porter of Plattsburgh, choked the victim in the presence of a child during a physical altercation. He was then arrested and charged with Strangulation 2nd degree and Endangering the Welfare of a Child. Porter was virtually arraigned by the Plattsburgh City Court and released on pre-trial release, to reappear in the Town of Plattsburgh Court at a later date. An order of protection was issued.